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Kendo


Building up the Spirit

Contents of practice change often, giving the students a rich environment of knowledge and challege. It can vary according to the theme in study, adding the level of students present in the day.

Basicaly classes involve below aspects.

  • Development of Inner Energy “KI” throught movements with sword and breathing exercises
  • Practice of old techniques learnt in “Kenjutsu” to be applied in the modern “Kendo” techniques
  • Deep understanding and studyof Kendo Kata
  • Familiarization with Kendo techniques through unique Shoujikan Kata
  • Orientation of involved philosophy and concept, guiding to the application in daily life
  • Assimilation of Kendo skills through Kendo Kata techniques
  • Intensive practice of Kendo techniques through Shinai (bamboo sword) and armour (bougu)
  • Development of potential through unique practices mixing standard practice with unique styles as Nito-Ryu, Jodan, and Shoto.

More than a practice…

The Way of Sword brings together an infinity philosophy of Life, achieved by the latest samurai during their practice along their lives.

With a strong influence of Zen and Buddhism philosophy, the Swordmanship became a principle of life, nowadays, applicable to everybody. During all classes, some principle are taught before the practice, reminding all students about the purpose of their practice at Shoujin-kan.

EVERYBODY HAS THE ‘SAMURAI’ SPIRIT SOMEWHERE INSIDE.    

THERE IS A PLACE AND TIME TO AWAKEN THIS SPIRIT.  

 This Great Opportunity has Arrived!!!