CONGRATULATIONS!


CONGRATULATIONS! You did it! After 5 years (plus one week) you have visited this blog over 250,000 times! It is a quarter of a million! and represents 50,000 visits per year. This is something we can proud of. Thank you! During all these years I tried to deliver, through my articles, my feelings about the Bujinkan and…

Ken Tai Ichi Jô


  In the Bujinkan there is the concept of  劒体一条 ken tai ichijô (body and weapon are one). This concept makes a lot of sense when wielding a heavy sword in 片手 katate (one hand) because the free arm is often in the way. And this is even more difficult to manage as the blade is…