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 for that

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karate shotokan

shotokan karate founding by gishin funakoshi                                                                                                         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”. 

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okinawa karate

okinawa karate the origins of kyokushin karate Toyama Kanken: naha-te Ohtsuka Hironori: Wado ryu Shimoda Takeshi: Gichin Funakoshi’s assistant Funakoshi Gichin:  founder of shotokan karaté Motobu Choki brother of Motobu Choyu, founder of Motobu-ryu Mabuni Kenwa: Shito-Ryu Nakasone Genwa: shotokan Taira Shinken: Ryukyu Kobudo, branch of Okinawan Kobudo   According to ancient Okinawan legend, Karate

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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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