Karate Articles

The 3 Points of Throwing

Although Karate is mainly a striking, punching and kicking art, it involves joint locks, takedowns, strangulat...

The Mayonaisse Jar

I love this story. I thought you might too. An old professor stood before his philosophy class. The students w...

Tradition Reloaded

Tradition… A word heard often when speaking about Karate. Traditional values. Traditional techniques. Tr...

Kinteki by Fujita Seiko

The system I train in has strong influences from a man named Fujita Seiko (1899-1966), who was the last inheri...

A Quiz & The Purpose

What is the purpose of Karate? To become famous? To be looked upon like some semi-god and bowed to? Of course ...

58 Bunkai to Kakete!

Many people think it’s hard to apply techniques from kata in a self-defense scenario. “How can thi...

Mysticism in Karate (pt.2)

This is the second part of “Mysticism in Karate”. Please read part 1 if you haven’t! Okay, l...