The armor braiding and hanbo techniques introduced here are one of the techniques that are handed down as the Kukijin Denryu Hachiho Hidden Sword. Armor is a very heavy wear for samurai, and you can't fight if you don't have good physical skills. Armor group debate can be said to be the essence of all body arts. It is said that the history of hanbo has been around since ancient times in Japan, and it is said that hanbo was born when a samurai with a broken spear fought with the remaining half of the handle during the war. The hanbo further develops into a swordstick.
About the instructor:
He studied under Toshitsugu Takamatsu, the last ninja who was called the "Tiger of Mongolia," and inherited the sect of the nine Kobudo schools. Togakure-ryu Ninja, Takagi Yoshin-ryu Jutaijutsu, Tiger Fudo-ryu Koppoujutsu, Tamatora-ryu Koppoujutsu, Ungakure-ryu Ninja, Tamashin-ryu Ninja, Yoshikan-ryu Koppōjutsu, Shinden Fudo-ryu Koppoujutsu, Kuki Shinden Ryuhachiho secret sword. The Bujinkan Dojo was established by integrating the essences of the nine schools and has students all over the world.
Language: Japanese with English subtitles
Length: 50 min.