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site centered on traditional Budo.
Kun - a classic series of rules for dojo training.
Niju Kun - Twenty rules or guidelines for your training by Gichin Funakoshi.
General Shotokai Information
SHIGERU EGAMI GALLERY - History, philosophy, articles, photos,
Karate's Origin - article in three parts, written by Genshin
Hironishi, the late president of NKS.
Tokitsu writes about Shigeru Egami
& Image Gallery
Shotokai History (Part 1)
Shotokai History (Part 2)
versus Shotokai, article written by Antonio García Martínez
Home Pages around the World - find related organizations and groups
close to you.
Tsuki, Kata, Uke , etc., etc.)
Another way, the non-contraction way in Karate-do
An Effective Tuski by Shigeru Egami
by Atsuo Hiruma - important information for your martial arts
Photo Gallery -
hundreds of photos, drawings and more.
Essays and Commentaries
participates in NKS event in Japan
Commemorating the 18th anniversary of Shigeru Egami's death
and the Shotokai WWW
Harada's book / Yoshitaka Funakoshi and consecuences
and misinformation related to Gichin Funakoshi
Between Shotokan Karate of America and Shotokai
Will to continue - martial arts student account on training.
of a Special Training
Karate-do as an analogy of life
Art of Karate-do, a thing of the past? What
does the public believe we are doing?
your identity -
Comments on the so-called 'dan inflation syndrome' in the martial arts.
Isn't Karate for fighting?
Does Karate-do make people aggressive?
Is there any difference between Shotokai and Shotokan?
What is Shotokai and its meaning?
The Shotokai Hombu Dojo, the Shotokan
O-sensei's Tiger symbol
Shotokai Encyclopedia Objectives
of Shotokai Material on the Web -
even the Web is a crooked place.
Shotokai Encyclopedia is now more than 4 years old
Karate: Budo or Sport?
Budo and Sport,
Genshin Hironishi Interview
What is the origin of Shotokai?,
Tetsuji Murakami Interview
Opinions on Karate and Sports.
What is Budo?, by Taisen Deshimaru.
Seven principles, by Taisen Deshimaru.
Martial Arts as Sports?, interview; Taisen Deshimaru.
Frequently Asked Questions [last update July 21, 2000].
Contains answers to the following questions (among others):
text version, zipped
Sokon 'Bushi' Matsumura
Gichin Funakoshi, short - Gichin Funakoshi, Richard Kim.
Takeshi Shimoda, O-sensei's most talented student
Yoshitaka Funakoshi, Karate-do genius.
Genshin Hironishi, the last Master from the Golden Age.
Master Gichin Funakoshi:
By Master Shigeru Egami:
Prologue, Karate-do Nyumon, Master Genshin Hironishi
What is Budo?
of the Martial Arts
Seven Principles, by Taisen Deshimaru
Unmoving Wisdom, Master Taisen Deshimaru
Memorable Quotes by
General Karate Do Information
What is Karate?, short description
Martial Arts Dojo spatial disposition
Genealogy of Karate Masters, gif, 10k.
General Philosophical Information
What is Budo?
The Budo Kensho, respectfully reproduced from the Budo Charter
What is Bushido?
Principles, by Taisen Deshimaru
Philosophical foundations of the Martial Arts
talk with Zen Master Taisen Deshimaru:
Interviews, Articles and Historical Information
Interviews and Articles:
Home Pages around the World
General links, a bit messy