Thursday, 12 November 2015

Introduction: Bujinkan

Bujinkan Logo
Enlightenment Way of Warrior

   Bujinkan Budō Taijutsu (also mistaken for Ninjutsu or Ninpō Taijutsu) meaning "Divine Warrior Hall Martial Way of Free-body Techniques", is the ultimate art of self-defence in daily-life and war periods, developed by Hatsumi Masaaki Sōke (34th Sōké Tōgakure-Ryū Ninpō) by combining the essence of nine schools of Budo and Ninpō, which He has inherited from his great master Takamatsu Toshitsugu Sōke (also famed as the Mongolian Tiger), who was the grandson of Master Toda Shinryūken.

   The nine schools (ryū-ha) consist of: