The Sanshin no Kata and Kihon Happo are the foundational techniques and exercises of Bujinkan Budo Taijutsu. Taken from Gyokko-ryu, they are pretty much.

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Variations On The Sanshin No Kata

Not only does it teach core mechanical movements that are built upon later, it also supplies the intended methodology for learning in general.

From a practical sense, this could be viewed as the most rudimentary level of the training where a beginner begins to develop the primary or base movement of Gyokko Ryu. Since these exercises are typically performed alone, they are a great way to train outside of the dojo. Then I started noticing Hatsumi Sensei putting a lot of emphasis on the Sanshin, and saying how important it was for training.

In addition to being the owner and head instructor of Todai Dojo, Scott is also the CEO of a national manufacturing company. While the core movements were the same for each, emphasis changed, as each shared what they felt at the time was the hidden value of the movement.

November 10, at Subscribe for Latest Announcements, Updates and Discounts. Begin from hidari shoshin no kamae left leg forwardholding the sword in the right hand As the imaginary attack comes in, receive with jodan uke Regrip the handle with the left hand and perform a cut to the right side of the imaginary opponent’s neck on your left Take migi shoshin no kamae right leg forward with the sword held in your right hand straight out in front ichi no kamae As the imaginary attack comes in, move to the inside and deflect it down with the side of the blade moving the blade in a clockwise direction Perform a cut to the left side of the imaginary opponent’s neck on your right Return to hidari shoshin no kamae left leg forward Repeat.


Don’t dip low and then rise up when changing your foot bujnikan. While the core movements of the Sanshin do not change, how they are trained depends on which of the above methods is utilized. The five movements are: The point is to fine tune the base movements, as well as learn how to adapt when conditions vary. The three methods are:.

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The exercises show us the directions our strikes can go. In western language we tend to separate the idea of the mind as that of logic, and heart involving emotion or character. I love the SanShin. Play around with these on your own to help you understand sanshkn important concepts that the sanshin no kata embody.

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Sanshin no kata sometimes called gogyo no kata is the starting point for much of the taijutsu that is practiced in the Bujinkan. This is but one of the many variations of these exercises. You are commenting using your Twitter account. When the 5 movements are practiced as Gogyo no Kata, they bujinkqn performed against an opponent.


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I wonder how so much effort you place to create this kind of great informative web site. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Your email address will not be published. Sanshkn, I thought it was a little boring and a bit redundant. Hayes, not formal Bujinkan training.

Good teachers will be able to uncover for you the myriad of teaching ideas, techniques and applications hidden within these deceptively simple movements.

We did a more in-depth article explaining Shuhari that you can read here. In fact, when I was practicing praying sansjin in my younger days I wished I could […]. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use.

The last level is Goshin; the wisdom mind. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Almost universally, meditation involves some aspect of quieting the mind, and the Sanshin in this case is used as a vehicle for that. Reddit Email Facebook Google Twitter.

At this level, a student learns how the theory of the base movement translates into training against an opponent. This allows focus sanhsin change within practice of the movement.

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