Continued from part 2. Mabuni’s teachings and research. Mabuni wrote down his beliefs and philosophies about Karate in four significant books: ‘Karate-jutsu’. KUNSHI no KEN ‘ (The Noble Discipline). KENWA MABUNI () was born in Shuri, the 17th generation descendant of one of the bravest warriors of. (摩文仁 賢和 Mabuni Kenwa, 14 November – 23 May ) was one of the first karateka to teach karate on mainland Japan and is credited as developing.

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During Kenei Mabuni sensei travelled around the globe continuing to instruct in Shito-ryu Karate. Together with his master, Mabuni created a school of Karate-do for the study of this martial art. During these sessions, actual kumite was stressed to increase their physical techniques and strength. Both men were students of Funakoshi.

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Kenwa Mabuni – Wikipedia

InKenwa Mabuni started to popularize Karate-do and many well-known masters helped him. During the difficult post-war years, Mabuni helped keenwa reconstruct Japan by devoting himself to the development and wide spread of Shito-Ryu Karate-do. Thus, the name Shito Ryu has no literal meaning but rather honours the two main teachers in Mabuni Kenwa Sensei’s life.

In fact, Mabuni was legendary for his encyclopaedic knowledge of kata and their bunkai applications.


While both Itosu and Higashionna taught a ‘hard-soft’ style of Okinawan ‘Te’, their methods and emphases were quite distinct: They organized tournaments and prepared the National championship of Japan. At this time, instructors concentrated mabunni physical training and kumite practice.

Mabuni Kenwa died on May 23rd, Because you can adapt, flow. There he established a small dojo and began teaching his unique art. The technique simply needs mzbuni be practical. Zie de categorie Mabuni Kenwa van Wikimedia Commons voor mediabestanden over dit onderwerp.

“Yo Ryu Bi” – A Philosophy of Mabuni Kenwa

Hanashiro was ook een Shuri-te expert, terwijl Kyoda dezelfde Naha-te achtergrond had als Miyagi. Aboutthrough an introduction by his friend Kewa Miyagi, Mabuni Kemwa started to also train with Kanryo Higaonna sometimes known as Higashionna.

Kenwa Mabuni himself was a physically weak child; however, his family members often told him stories about his famous ancestors and he dreamed of becoming physically strong. InMabuni Kenwa Sensei moved his entire family to Osaka. He even practiced Tame Shivari – the breaking of bricks and boards, showing the public the force of the new martial art. A perfect technique should have three elements.

Onder zijn vele leerlingen bevonden ook zijn twee zonen, Kenei Mabuni en Kenzo Mabuni. Master Kenwa Mabuni seated. Mabuni verbleef het meest van zijn tijd in de stad Osakawaar hij in verschillende dojo’s lesgaf, inclusief bij de Seishinkai de school van Kosei Kokuba. During Novemberdue to the colossal efforts of Master Manzo Iwata an eastern Headquarters was finally established while, similtaneously, the western Headquarters was being re-established by Master Kenwa Mabuni’s first born son, Master Kenei Mabuni Tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog verloren vele jonge karateka’s hun levens, zo ook van de Shito-ryu-groep.


Inencouraged by master Itosu to further expand his knowledge of the martial arts, and on the advice of his best friend Chojun MiyagiKenwa Mabuni, began taking lessons from master Kanryo Higashionna of Naha, until the great master’s death in Views Read Edit View history. Vanaf die dag miste hij nooit een training tot aan zijn jarige leeftijd. Higaonna Sensei was a expert from the Naha region of Okinawa. Mabuni is bekend als een van de geleerden van de karate uit Okinawa.

This made Mabuni legendary for his encyclopaedic knowledge of both Karate and Kobudo. Kenwa Mabuni werd geboren op 14 kenws in de stad Shuri te Okinawa. Classical Kata of Okinawan Karate. This article includes a list of referencesbut its sources remain unclear because it has insufficient inline citations.

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Ultimately, he and Miyagi Sensei joined with other students of Karate to start a research group aimed at practicing and spreading Karate. They would then declare who would be the winner and who needed more training.