Was Odysseus in Dubai?


After two weeks in Tōkyō, I am now giving a few classes here in Dubai. The group of Bujinkan UAE, led by Anjaan is doing well, and new faces have appeared on the mats. The beauty of this training group is that it changes a lot as people come to work in Dubai for a…

Good Or Bad, Keep Laughing!


Only 40 participants yesterday night at Sōke’s class. We had so much space to train that the Dōjō felt empty. It was my last class for this trip, and Sensei taught control with taijutsu, hanbō, knife, sword, and bō. He insisted again on the importance of control being the theme for this year practice. Controlling…