Kobudo Weapons

 Kobudo Weapons

     Makiwara

    Makiwara

 

Glossary

jodan tsuki ....................... head punch
chudan tsuki .................... chest punch
gedan tsuki ...................... down punch
jodan uke .......................... head block
chudan uke ...................... chest block
gedan uke ......................... down block
kihon dachi ...................... basic stance
shiko dachi ....................... horse stance
zenkutsu dachi ............... forward stance
renoji dachi ..................... "V" stance
shizen dachi .................... natural stance
morotetsuki ..................... double punch
maegeri ............................. front kick
gedan sokuto geri ......... down-side kick
hitzageri ........................... knee kick
enpi .................................... elbow attack
shuto ................................. chop
kentsui .............................. hammer strike
urauchi .............................. back fist strike
agetsuki ............................ uppercut strike
taihineri ........................... open hand head block
hikiuke .............................. open hand chest block
urauke ............................... open hand down block
harai uke .......................... circular block
tomoe uke ........................ circular block
sukui uke .......................... scooping block
kata .................................... form
kumite .............................. sparring
kiai ..................................... shout (ee!")
Shorei-Kan ..................... School for respecting courtesy and manners