Timeless

The school I am a member of, the Hokushin Ittō-Ryū Hyōhō, was founded almost two hundred years ago (in the early 1820‘s). The first fifty years of its existence are probably the most important and most eventful in Japanese history. The subsequent five decades have been shaped by a boisterous atmosphere of change as well … Mehr Timeless

Koryû Enbu in Besançon (France) on July 1, 2017

On July 1st, 2017 a Koryû Enbu was held in Besançon in eastern France (around 80 km from the swiss border). It is a striking place for a Koryû Enbu as the city had a significant military importance throughout its history. I was told that even today the city holds the biggest garrison of the french … Mehr Koryû Enbu in Besançon (France) on July 1, 2017

Musha-Shugyō at the Chiba-Dōjō of the Hokushin Ittō-Ryū Hyōhō

  In the second week of April I went for another private seminar to the Hombu Dōjō of the Hokushin Ittō-Ryū Hyōhō. These weekends are always very special. They are filled with hard training and afterwards very long talks about Koryū and life in general while eating delicious foods… and of course drinking fancy stuff! … Mehr Musha-Shugyō at the Chiba-Dōjō of the Hokushin Ittō-Ryū Hyōhō

Überarbeitete Webseite der Hokushin Ittô-ryû Hyôhô online / Overhauled website of the Hokushin Ittô-ryû Hyôhô online

Nach der Ernennung von Ôtsuka Ryûnosuke Masatomo zum 7. Sôke wurde die offizielle Webseite der Schule komplett überarbeitet. Die Seite des Chiba-Dôjô in München, welches nun das Honbu-Dôjô unserer Ryûha ist, findet man auf Deutsch, Englisch und Japanisch unter http://www.hokushinittoryu.com und die der Schule in Japan unter http://www.hokushinittoryu.jp. Die Seiten wurde nicht nur „kosmetisch“ verändert, auch die Inhalte … Mehr Überarbeitete Webseite der Hokushin Ittô-ryû Hyôhô online / Overhauled website of the Hokushin Ittô-ryû Hyôhô online

Settlement of succession in the Hokushin Ittô-ryû Hyôhô and certain implications

In the classical martial schools (ryûha) the settlement of succession is of utmost importance. The main concern is, who will lead the school and how the teachings will be transmitted for following generations. In our ryûha this decision was pending and the announcement was published this week. On March 26th 2016 the current 6th Sôke (Ôtsuka … Mehr Settlement of succession in the Hokushin Ittô-ryû Hyôhô and certain implications