Film clip taken from Warriors of Budo: Episode Five Kendo where Alex Bennett talks about his 7th dan Kendo grading, which he passed at the first attempt at a fairly young age .
We rarely feature outside content but a new book release by Alexander Bennett is very news-worthy. Kendo: Culture of the Sword brings to life the history of Japanese swordmanship in a way that only Professor Bennett can.
Warriors of Budo series narrator, Dr Alex Bennett talks to NHK TV about his life in Kendo and Budo.
Kendo World Magazine has a new issue with a featured story on Empty Mind Films and an interview with Jon Braeley.
This is the official trailer for Warriors of Budo. This is a seven episode series on modern Japanese Budo and also includes Jujutsu, classical Kenjutsu, Iaido, Kobudo, Jodo and Jukendo and more. EPISODE ONE: KARATEDO EPISODE TWO: KARATEDO EPISODE THREE: AIKIDO EPISODE FOUR: JUDO EPISODE FIVE: KENDO EPISODE SIX: NAGINATA EPISODE SEVEN: SHORINJI KEMPO Filmed…
This is a short clip of Kendo master Inoue Yoshihiko Sensei., 9th Dan. Filmed at the Kendo World Magazine Taikai at the Budokan, Tokyo in 2012. One of Japan’s foremost experts on Kendo Kata and it’s history and philosophy. Inoue Sensei was the author of Kendo Kata: Essence and Application among other titles. Although his philosophy is applied…
Kendo World Magazine staff writer, Tyler Rothmar reviews our documentary, Art of the Japanese Sword. Japan based Kendo World is the only english magazine dedicated to Kendo and was founded by Alex Bennett and Hamish Robison.