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!!!