Learn the background of Japanese Karate together with the bits and bobs of belonging to a dojo with this readable martial arts guide.
The Japanese martial art of Karate isn’t just a means of self-defense; it’s also a sport and philosophy. The Karate Dojo: Traditions and Tales of a Martial Art examines every of these aspects—through the colorful legends, tales, and traditions which are associated with the art—and explains why educators and parents are becoming more and more interested in karate.
This karate book shows how karate training can change the lives of folks who practice it, by giving them health, self-confidence, both physical and mental discipline, in addition to calm maturity. This martial arts book includes details about: the dojo, the belt system, kata and jiu-kumite, potential and goals, famous dojo stories, Okinawan martial arts fighters, ninjutsu, and more!