Sweep, or a sweeping action. Gedan Barai is a block that uses such a sweeping action.
‘To Storm A Fortress major’ Kata.
‘To Storm A Fortress minor’ Kata
Coccyx, a vulnerable area of the spine often targeted in Atemi Waza
A long wooden stick, which is roughly six feet long. Bassai Sho, Jitte and Meikyo kata teach applications for defence against such weapons.
Is the prefix of ‘Budo’ (The Martial Way). Military.
An ancient artefact dealing with many matters in the Martial Arts such as Striking points and herbal recipes for ill health.
The Prefix ‘Bu’ translates to mean ‘To Stop A Spear’, the suffix ‘Do’ being ‘Way’. Many take this to mean ‘The Martial Way’, a manner by which to conduct yourself – With honour, courage and courtesy
The martial spirit
A student of the Budo teachings
A Martial Arts training area or hall
The scientific study of the Martial Arts
Weaponry. A ‘Bo’ would for example come under this category.
A study of the techniques, and applications of the movements primarily in the study of kata.
Power that is internal
‘The Way of the Warrior’