Kondo Sensei demonstrates the subtleties and awesome techniques of Daito Ryu in this DVD. For anyone who hasn't seen Daito Ryu before this is an excellent introduction. Besides numerous technique demonstration, there are 2 full Daito Ryu public demonstrations, Daito Ryu history, interviews and more. DVD contents are:
Daito Ryu History
- Sokaku Takeda
- Morihei Ueshiba
- Isamu Tekeshita
- Takuma Hisa
- Tokimune Takeda
- Katsuyuki Kondo
- What is the Hiden Mokuroku?
- Idori, Hanza handachi, Tachiai, Ushiordori
- Technical Explanations -Ikkajo -Nikajo -Sankajo -Yonkajo -Gokajo
- What is Aiki?
- Goshinyo no Te
- Tokyo Headquarters 20th Anniversary Demonstration
- Katsushika Dojo 30th Anniversary Demo
- Legitimacy of Succession
- Daito Ryu Abroad
- Significance of Classical Budo Study in the Modern World
Language: Japanese & English audio tracks
Run time: 112 min.
Very thorough good illustration of waza