Wado-Ryu 1 - Otsuka H.- Ajari - DVD
This outstanding presentation includes fantastic archival color footage of Hironori Otsuka, professionally filmed in 1965 and seen here for the first time.
This outstanding presentation includes fantastic archival color footage of Hironori Otsuka, professionally filmed in 1965 and seen here for the first time. 'sThe Way of Peace and Harmony's features a historically accurate background of the style with more than 50 historic photos and archival movie footage that has received recommendations from around the world. 'sMeijin's Hironori Otsuka, the founder of Wado Ryu Karate, performs: basic techniques, Pinan Shodan, Pinan Nidan, Pinan Sandan, Pinan Jondan, Pinan Godan, Kushanku, Naihanchi and Seishan. Ajari Sensei demonstrates Kihon Kumite 1 up to 5. 'sThe true purpose of martial arts, training, is the search for truth. In karate three elements are important physical strength, spirit, and heart. The end result cannot be achieved in a few years rather, it is a lifelong search. Perhaps you could say the aim is to make us good human beings.'s - Hironori Otsuka, 1977 (84 years of age) • Introduction • Basic Techniques • Kata • Kihon Gumite • Conclusion