Bujinkan is dedicated to the study and promotion of traditional Japanese martial arts as taught by Grandmaster Masaaki Hatsumi, in Noda-shi Japan.
The Bujinkan martial art comprises nine different, but complimentary, martial arts traditions that encompass all aspects of personal combat and self protection skills. The training consists of unarmed and armed personal combat techniques, as taught in Japan. This martial art is truly martial in that it is centered on centuries old, combat-tested techniques. It’s not a sport martial art, nor are competitions between practitioners arranged.
While this sounds very serious, and indeed it is, Bujinkan is also about self-knowledge, improvement and living without fear.
As Hatsumi-sensei says, “…to become people that can live.” [Read more…]