Thinking….Reflection….

I was looking over George Ohashi page this stuck out and has me think…..please enjoy. This week I have  been doing a lot of reflection especially after the poetry reading and these last few days of training. Hatsumi, Sensei has said in the past I believe in “the Ninja Grandmaster’s Handbook” that he gives aContinue reading “Thinking….Reflection….”

Updates: #1. A group of us are looking to open an Eastcoast Shinto Jinja(Shrine), Rev, Koichi Barrish, and his wife are looking to move to the east coast around NYC/NJ Area. Right now we are in the planning and network stages, this will require a lot of funding. This project we will be 5 to possiblyContinue reading

Our dojo is Completed – August 2015 to Now

      Last year was a great year. We had a great opening and the our training has been a blessing every since the blessing. We would like to thank Rev. Koichi Barrish from the Tsubaki Grand Shrine of America for performing the purfication ritual and rights on our home, kamidana, and dojo space.  Our training has beenContinue reading “Our dojo is Completed – August 2015 to Now”

How Joining Our Home Dojo

Do to communications recently made to me through the internet, I believe I need to state the following: This Home Dojo, my dojo is my exercise and meditation room in my home where go to exercise workout, practice daily Buddhist meditations and ritual. This private and personal space, where I invite a select choose fewContinue reading “How Joining Our Home Dojo”

Letting Go and Moving Forward & Guidelines For ParticipationIn The Bujinkan

Normally, I stay out stuff like this and it’s been over year since this started, but I finally have to say something. If any instructor in any martial art refuses to teach you and not take your money, the question you should ask yourself is why? There are people out who will take your moneyContinue reading “Letting Go and Moving Forward & Guidelines For ParticipationIn The Bujinkan”

My fellow Buyu Meredith new Blog

My fellow Buyu has a new blog. Merridith Allen is a writer, actress, martial artist, yogini and story consultant extraordinaire, residing in New York City. Merridith’s plays have been produced by The Manhattan Repertory Theatre, The Provincetown Theater, The Hudson Guild Theatre, and The Dorothy Strelsin Theatre as part of the Midtown International Theatre Festival.Continue reading “My fellow Buyu Meredith new Blog”

‘The Origin of Jûjutsu’ by Dr. Kacem Zoughari

‘The Origin of Jûjutsu’ Jujutsu is a generic term used since the beginning of the Edo (1603-1867) period that incorrectly describes a set of open-hand techniques, lightly armed or using different weapons. Although this word is recent, it refers more to a way of moving the body than a specific combat technique. Jûjutsu is inherentContinue reading “‘The Origin of Jûjutsu’ by Dr. Kacem Zoughari”

Kamae (構え) – Part 1

When learning an about Kamae (構え) posture is not enough to simply just copy Kamae (構え) posture. Copying is Kamae (構え) Posture is only the beginning. Kamae (構え) Posture is not just about knowing the correct posture. Kamae (構え) teaches structure and body alignment and with knowing proper body alignment you are the power andContinue reading “Kamae (構え) – Part 1”