Member's groups

  • Group logo of Traditional Japanese Martial Arts 44
    active 4 months ago

    Japanese martial arts refer to the variety of martial arts native to the country of Japan. The usage of term ”budō” to mean martial arts is a modern one, and historically the term meant a way of life encompassing […]

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  • Group logo of Judo 11
    active 5 months, 3 weeks ago

    Judo (柔道) is a modern martial art, combat and Olympic sport created in Japan in 1882 by Jigoro Kano. Its most prominent feature is its competitive element, where the objective is to either throw or takedown an opp […]

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  • Group logo of Iaido 6
    active 5 months, 3 weeks ago

    The art of drawing the sword

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  • Group logo of Aikido 38
    active 5 months, 3 weeks ago

    Aikido (合気道) is a Japanese martial art developed by Morihei Ueshiba as a synthesis of his martial studies, philosophy, and religious beliefs. Aikido is often translated as ”the way of unifying (with) life energ […]

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  • Group logo of Japanese Culture 27
    active 1 year, 1 month ago

    Japan developed a unique original culture, in its arts (ikebana, origami, ukiyo-e), crafts (dolls, lacquerware, pottery), performances (bunraku, dance, kabuki, noh, raku-go, kamishibai), and traditions (games, […]

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  • Group logo of Kyudo - Japanese Archery 5
    active 1 year, 1 month ago

    Kyudo – Japanese Archery
    The written character for kyu or yumi represents the archery bow.
    The written character for ’do’ or ’tao’ represents the way or path.
    So kyudo is the Way of the Archery Bow.

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  • Group logo of Kendo 15
    active 1 year, 1 month ago

    Kendo (剣道), is a modern Japanese martial art, which descended from swordsmanship (kenjutsu) and uses bamboo swords (shinai) and protective armour (bōgu). Today, it is widely practiced within Japan and many othe […]

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  • Group logo of Jujutsu 21
    active 1 year, 1 month ago

    Jujutsu (柔術) is a Japanese martial art and a method of close combat for defeating an armed and armored opponent in which one uses no weapon or only a short weapon.The word jujutsu can be spelled as ju- […]

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  • Group logo of Japanese History 24
    active 1 year, 1 month ago

    Settled by migrants from the Asian mainland back in the mists of prehistory, Japan has seen the rise and fall of emperors, rule by samurai warriors, isolation from the outside world, expansion over most of Asia, […]

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  • Group logo of How to 26
    active 1 year, 1 month ago

    Learn how to do anything with Budo Finder.

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  • Group logo of Karate 20
    active 1 year, 1 month ago

    Karate (空手) is a martial art developed on the Ryukyu Islands in what is now Okinawa, Japan. Karate is now predominantly a striking art using punching, kicking, knee strikes, elbow strikes and open hand tec […]

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  • Group logo of JKA Shotokan Karate 16
    active 1 year, 1 month ago

    Discussion and research in JKA style karate Do

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  • Group logo of Old Japan 18
    active 1 year, 2 months ago

    Photos, music, and video of a traditional Japan.

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  • Group logo of Yuya Takenouchi fan page 4
    active 1 year, 3 months ago

    Martial art: Kendo
    Prefecture: Fukuoka
    Grade: 4 dan
    Age: 22

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  • Group logo of Hidehisa Nishimura fan page 2
    active 1 year, 3 months ago

    Martial art: Kendo
    Prefecture: Kumamoto
    Grade: 5 dan
    Age: 26
    Occupation: Police Officer

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  • Group logo of Kakeru Umegatani fan page 1
    active 1 year, 3 months ago

    Martial art: Kendo
    Prefecture: Fukuoka
    Grade: 3 dan
    Age: 20
    Occupation: Student (2nd Year)

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  • Group logo of Masahiro Shodai fan page 2
    active 1 year, 3 months ago

    Martial art: Kendo
    Prefecture: Tokyo
    Grade: 6 dan
    Age: 31

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  • Group logo of Sho Ando fan page 2
    active 1 year, 3 months ago

    Martial art: Kendo
    Prefecture: Hokkaido
    Grade: 4 dan
    Age: 25
    Occupation: Police Officer

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  • Group logo of Yuichi Yoneya fan page 1
    active 1 year, 3 months ago

    Martial art: Kendo
    Prefecture: Saitama
    Grade: 7 dan Kyoshi
    Age: 39

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  • Group logo of Ryoichi Uchimura fan page 2
    active 1 year, 3 months ago

    Martial art: Kendo
    Prefecture: Tokyo
    Grade: 6 dan Renshi
    Age: 35
    Occupation: Police Officer

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  • Group logo of Ishhinryu 3
    active 1 year, 3 months ago

    A place to discuss Isshinryu

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  • Group logo of Jukendo 2
    active 1 year, 4 months ago

    Jukendo is a modern (gendai) Japanese budo based on the use of the bayonet. It uses a mokuju (a wooden rifle with a rubber end) for practice. It is similar in practice to kendo and atarashi naginata, with the […]

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