Not much is known about this Bujinkan Ryu. Soke Hatsumi has not taught much, if any of it in public that I am aware of. What I know of this Ryu is lim. Gikan ryu Koppojutsu “School of truth, loyalty and justice” The Gikan school is almost unknown, as it was never publically taught. The founder of this martial art . 年6月1日 According to the traditions of Gyokko Ryu of Sakanoue Taro Kunishige (坂上太郎 国重), Uryu Hangan Gikanbo founded it around the middle of.

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Takamatsu gave sokeship to Akimoto, who died shortly thereafter. Unfortunately, his scrolls and densho were destroyed during the 2nd World War.

It contains many special kicks, punches and throws. Email required Address never made public.

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I will show this technique at our upcoming black belt seminar and have it filmed for our member website so you can see what it looks like in movement.

Sato Kinbei received sokeship to the Ryu directly from Toshitsugu Takamatsu, who was the previous soke. Most scrolls have no illustrations or few, and those that do are not often coloured. It was two minutes of training that I was lucky enough to receive. Gikan Ryu is said to contain many special skills unique to the ryu. Create a free website or blog at WordPress.

It was from here that Ishitani met and started teaching the young Takamatsu Sensei.

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7. Gikan-ryu Koppojutsu

He was found by Matsutaro Ishitani, who was himself on the way to the battle. There is no question that Hatsumi was a direct student of Takamatsu and also trained with Akimoto. His castle was known as Uryujo. This style is known for its low stances, with much of the footwork within the Bujinkan system coming from this ryu. As the story accounts, from this time on, any information concerning Gikan Ryu was held exclusively by Sato Kinbei Sensei in the various forms of knowledge, scrolls and texts.

I barely noticed how he closed the distance, moved over the top of my punching arm and positioned his right arm to strike. It has many special kicks, punches and throws, and a dynamic footwork. Shoden Gata Chuden Gata Okuden Gata Kaiden Gata Menkyo Kaiden The Makimono scrolls of Gikan Ryu have sections on the kata names, history, secret striking points kyushoand strategies used by the ryu, but research revealed that the makimono, when referring to techniques, only mention the names, and do not contain the step by step instructions as do some makimono.

Wanderings in Budo musings on a journey along the warrior path. He is said to have fought valiantly, since even after being wounded by a rifle shot, he continued to attack with his one good arm until he was overcome by numerous sword cuts from the enemy.

He then sinks his elbow down into my solar plexus area. Unfortunately little of the actual techniques have been taught in the west and so little is known. This was a total surprise because my attention was still on his fist. It is interesting to note that Hatsumi never claimed to be soke of Gikan ryu until after the death of Sato Kinbei, which may lead credence to the above anecdote. It was however proven in a Japanese court that Shoto Tanamura is the Soke of Gikan Ryu, and he has provided the scrolls to prove it.


Gikan Ryu Koppojutsu

I was visiting Soke in his office one afternoon in the spring of when he said, Phiyo, let me show you a Gikan Ryu technique. Gikan ryu contains many special kicks, punches, and throws and its dynamic footwork is used widely within the Bujinkan system. One of the special teachings of the ryu is Bufu ni sente nashi from this side there is not the first strikewhich tells us that this was a defensive, not offensive art.

Gikan Ryu History of Gikan Ryu. This lineage was proven in a Japanese court.

Sadly, Akimoto passed away in Gikan ryu contains many special kicks, punches, and throws and its dynamic footwork is used gikam within the Bujinkan system. He was also a master of Hichojutsu, and Senban Nage. From what we understand there are no densho in the Gikan Ryu.