JUST2: Arnaud in Japan


Tonight was the first class of this trip. Selfishly I was hoping for a very small group and we were already around 30, it seems that fear is going away. It was nice to meet my buyu and the Japanese Shihan again, but most important it was nice to see sensei and to train with…

Bô jutsu: Weapon of Consciousness


When in 1993 Hatsumi sensei began to teach the now famous “themes of the year” he decided to begin with the study of bô jutsu. It opened a five year cycle dedicated to the weaons of the bujinkan.Amongst all the weapons of the bujinkan the bô jutsu is the most complete of all with an…

Tokyo VIP travel


On Wednesday night at the airport it seems that the world has changed. When I entered the boarding gate the room was empty or nearly. This is what one month of media howling have done! The news have been exaggerating so much the radioactive situation here in Tokyo that the whole world has the feeling…