before everyone starts flaming me i want to make sure that im not asking why Hatsumi does not teach these. thats up to him and his decision. Kumogakure Ryu Ninpo. This ryu is also a complete fighting system also one of the three Ninjutsu ryu of Bujinkan. Founded by Heinaizaimon Ienaga Iga. I know that the taijutsu of Kumogakure ryu is very similar to that of Togakure ryu, however there are alot of techniques, like survival and.

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Teachers who stand true to tradition won’t teach it as a sport, it’s against their belief in the value of it, the true meaning of karate. Although this sanscrit chant has its roots in the Vedic teachings some say it is waka poetryand shows both Buddhist and Shinto attitudes.

Sasuke used to jump from one tree to another by using a kamayari to hook onto a branch and then swing from one branch to another, just like a monkey. That make me wonder – i could probly ask but can anyone tell me what this certificate says – I’ve just refound it and im looking for somewhere to hang it but it seems silly haveing something where I dont understand a word thats on it.

Gyokushin ryu, and Kumogakure ryu? You must log in or sign up to reply here.

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Well my human imperfection strikes again However, is there any written source about why this kuomgakure happened? Gikan ryu uses expansion and hira no kamae Or if you do want to learn it i hear the BBD are teaching all nine schools, apparently they did a seminar last year on Gikan Ryu.

They might have seen one or two things but that is it. In the 15 years I have been here I can only remember two occasions doing Gikan Ryu. Results 1 to 11 of So anyone outside of Japan saying they are teaching it is flat out lying. I am reading that the art is almost in extinction due to the fact that “he doesn’t want to teach it.


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Yes, my password is: Any ideas as to why? One of my friends in the early 90’s got one of the shihan to cover some of it with him and the densho ruu opened quite clearly had names for the kata.

Hi they are taught some times in class some times at Taikai. Originally Posted by Gary Arthur. It’s budo, it would be taught like budo, with spirit, not stupidity, right? It’s just like teaching karate as a sport because ryi don’t want to have anybody use it badly if you taught them real karate.

This was originally a type of grappling device for climbing onto ships, but proved useful for combating sword bearers too. Like Togakure Ryuwhich was paired with Kumogakure Ryu by the Toda family in the 17th Century, it is a ninjutsu school of thinking.

I don’t have the definitive answer, but some reasons may be: A Kumogakure Ryu taijutsu skill is to do kumogakire blocks and strikes. The time now is Originally designed for climbing up the sides of ships, it was also used when fighting against swordsmen. These types rtu deception and mind games were common implements for the ninja.

Brad EllinFeb 12, One of the special weapons of the school is the kamayari a cross-bar spear. I just reviewed the koppojutsu video Another taijutsu proficiency was the use of double blocks and strikes, as well as strikes against the forearm, yet again, similar to Wing Chun Kung Fu.

Your email address will not be published. He is, just not to us. Techniques of these two schools are demonstrated on the DVD “Bujinkan koppo-jutsu” I don’t think Hatsumi wants more idiotic people tarnishing the art using knowledge that should be treasured.

I heard that it was reserved only for thos over 10th dan and that it wasn’t presently being taught. Another specialty kumotakure this ryu is the Demon mask sometimes worn by members of the ryu. As to why it’s still a part of the Bujinkan, why not? Do you already have an account? Hatsumi does some really neat things with concealing the teppan while it is in use Despite the close feet, the Kumogakure is known for its great leaps during close combat.


This ukmogakure a metal tube 25cm long, with three rows of spikes on the outside and a chain running through the middle, with a metal hook at each end. Maybe he feels we’re not ready. Kumogakure Ryu was a scroll that Takamatsu found and reconstructed it.

Takamatsu Sensei was reputed to be able to leap kumgoakure feet from standstill. In the same vain, the Ippon Sugi Noburi a metal pipe with an extendable chain inside and 3 claws at the end was used for both climbing trees and as a flexible weapon in the Kumogakure Ryu.

Outdoor skills such as lighting fires in wet and damp weather and various other aspects of outdoor survival were included in Kumogakure Ryu training. You learn how to go with the flow so that ryh can achieve what is best for yourself. This is of course very similar, if not identical to Wing Chun Kung Fu.

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George I’ll PM you Garth. Maybe it has been taught, but people at the time didn’t know it was those particular schools. An infamous ninja called Sarutobi Sasuke who was known for his amazing ability to leap form one tree to the next, used the Kamayari in order to swing from branch to branch like a monkey.