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Aristos 4 Is there any complete book with Bokken and Jo movements? Vokken also been impressed with Stanford Aikido’s discussion of the Jo Suburiwhich contains some very precise, practical advice and a wonderful sense of humor.
My instructors were generally influenced by Saito Sensei. Sardathrion I am on aikikai.
Dave Lowry wrote a book each on bokken and bokkfn work: Of course for video the Saito Aiki-Ken and Aiki-Jo disks are excellent – although one of these days I need to get around kta asking why Saito-sensei breaks his wrists at the end of the stroke and why he drops the sword behind his back at the beginning of the stroke. There are a number of video resources available.
When I did Aikido, several years ago, my teacher knew a lot of bokken and jo katas and other three or four combinations moves small kata for bokken and jo that I don’t know how to call. There may be little books on this topic, but there are lots of videos of those kata on Youtube. Bokken, Art of the Sword and Jo: For some years now I am searching for a book or a reference that includes all those techniques and katas but with no luck.
Shodokan has zikido 6, 18, 21 and 31 for example.
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Bokken and Jo Kata book Ask Question. All the kata will depend on aikieo style you do. Art of the Japanese Short Staff. Wallace 2, 9 He began studying sword work in the Midwest by serendipitously stumbling upon a local master. Email Required, but never shown. He has a polished written voice and his material is more academic and literary than most of what is out there.
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The number of smaller moves katas was bomken than I meant that the kata will vary between styles of aikido: There are many books about Aikido itself, but they don’t talk about Jo and Bokken or have only one or two references.
Lowry has also written many books on Japanese martial arts that explore philosophy, culture, and experience, all of which you can easily find on Amazon.
As was pointed out in the comments depending on your style and even instructor there may be small changes. Jack B Nimble 1, 3 13 Post as a guest Name. Sardathrion I was doing only aikido.
I’m very pleased with Autrelle Holland’s Aiki-jo manual, which contains the Suburi and Kihon I believe those are what you refer to as “small kata”. Art of the Japanese Short Staff These go through basics as well as single and partner kata. The small moves I think was just good practice. David Moles 1 7.