History of Budo Part Two: Sport or Tradition?

In this film clip taken History of Budo: Part Two. Professor Takashi Uozumi explains how Budo expanded internationally through education and sports…


Jon Braeley Filming Japan Kydo Championships

Kendo World Magazine Interview

Kendo World Magazine is devoted to Japanese budo (martial arts) with a primary focus is Kendo. Kendo World Magazine is a twice yearly (June and…


Trailer: History of Budo. Part Two

Part two commences at the dawn of the Meiji Restoration and Japan’s transformation from feudal domains ruled by warlords to a country ruled by…


Trailer: History of Budo

The civil wars of 12th century Japan to the landmark battle of Sekigara in 1600 was a period when the Samurai crafted his martial skills of killing.…


Episode Six: Naginata Artwork

The Naginata is unique in Japanese martial arts in that it has been kept alive primarily by women. It is a tradition dating back many centuries to…


Trailer Episode Five. Warriors of Budo

No other Budo or Japanese martial art is so closely identified with Samurai culture and the spirit of Japan than Kendo, the way of the sword. In the…


Trailer Episode Seven. Warriors of Budo

Featuring the Hombu or Headquarters of Shorinji Kempo and the leading instructors and educators with a special appearance of Yuuki So, the…


Warriors of Budo Cover (Episode Two)

  A journey to explore the Way of Martial Arts. Japan Karate Championship Kyokushinkai Karate Championships Karatenomichi World Federation…