Senpen Banka


Today was a fantastic Autumn day. The sun was shining, the 300 attendees full of joy to be together again for this very special bujinkan moment, and sensei was joyful and playful like a kid. The whole was dedicated to the depth of the Kihon Happô and he asked many 15th dan to demonstrate their…

Use a Telescope to see through Space and Time


On Sunday I did a technique at the opening of the class that sensei used to teach us the shizen karada – the natural body movement. Karada – body ( 自然 体) is a often used by sensei during his classes as everything we do is based on a body or “non body” movement. On…

A Needle will not Blow a Balloon


In any Japan trip the first classes with sensei give some insight on what is going to be taught next. My first classes last days were fantastic, full of insights … and full of pain! About 80 students are attending the classes (and more are arriving every day) and I have the feeling that the…

Freedom & Happiness


This is Daikomyo sai time again and I cherish this moment of the year more than any moment. I arrived yesterday afternoon for another Daikomyo sai in Japan. After a fex hours I alrready met with Hugues, Cédric, Philippe, Indrek, Peter and Sheila. It is always a very nice moment and brings me a lot…