Category Archives: origins of kyokushin

daito aiki jutsu, the kyokushin self defense

      Sosai oyama was created his self defense technique inspired of the “goshin jutsu” that significat “self defense jutsu “, he was choose the daito school, daito goshin jutsu. Sosai oyama teached this technique during his life, but during the 80’s years he develloped more in the fight competition side, more populary, it’s

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karate shotokan

                                                                                                    Gichin Funakoshi (船越 義珍 Funakoshi Gichin, November 10, 1868 – April 26, 1957) is the founder of Shotokan Karate-Do, perhaps the most widely known style of karate, and is attributed as being the “father of modern karate”.  Following the teachings of Anko Itosu and Anko Asato, he

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okinawa karate

okinawa karate the origins of kyokushin karate According to ancient Okinawan legend, Karate had its beginnings in India with a Buddhist monk named Daruma. Tradition says that Daruma traveled across the Himalayan Mountains from India to the Shaolin Temple in Honan Province of China. There he began teaching the other monks his philosophies of physical

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goju ryu

Gōjū-ryū , (Japanese for “hard-soft style”) is one of the main traditional Okinawan styles of karate, featuring a combination of hard and soft techniques. Both principles, hard and soft, come from the famous martial arts book used by Okinawan masters during the 19th and 20th centuries, the Bubishi (Chinese:pinyin: Wǔbèi Zhì). Gō, which means hard,

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masutatsu oyama

    Masutatsu Oyama (大山 倍達 Ōyama Masutatsu, born Choi Yeong-eui, July 27th, 1923 – April 26, 1994), more commonly known as Mas Oyama, was a karate master who founded Kyokushin Karate, considered the first and most influential style of full contact karate. A Zainichi Korean, he spent most of his life living in Japan

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