五和心会道  Way Of  Five Peaceful Hearts Meeting.

五和心会道 Way Of Five Peaceful Hearts Meeting.

5.0 (3)
Best of 2019
3 employees
2 years in business

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About Us

We are an Outdoors Non-Contact Martial Arts Karate Club for individuals that believe in Classical Japanese “empty-hand” methods and philosophy as a means of mental and physical health, wellness and self-defense as promulgated by Funakoshi, Nishiyama, Nakayama, Osaka & Naka Sensei.

We have:

三段 three Levels:

  • 一下段  L1,

  • 二下段 L2,

  • 三下段 L3,

Level 1

Beginner

GWSKD 1-10, JKA T1-3, Heian 1-5, 38 Asanas

一段

Level 2 Intermediate

GWSKD 1-13, JKA T1-3, Heian 1-5, Tekki# 1, Jion,Hangetsu, Enpi, Kankudai, 94 Asanas

二段

Level 3 Advanced

     GWSKD 1-20, +JKA 26 forms + T1-3

115 Asanas

三段

We have:

Five Keys of Training.

Mokuso

黙想

Silent Meditation

Kokyu-Ho

呼吸法

Ancient Breathing Exercise

Itsutsu-hoko

五方向

5 Directional Movement

Inyo

陰陽

Yin and Yang

Te To Ashi Waza Renshu

足技練習

Hand and Foot Basics

San Dan

三段

3 depths/Levels




We Have:

   Five Evaluation Points                      

Ugoki Kata

動き方

Movements

Waza

Technique

Tairyou Ryoku

体量力

Body Weight Strength

Yoga Asanas

ヨガ

Asanas/Pliability

Shinkyou

心境

Mental Fortitude






We Believe in:

              Five points  for success: 方法

Mokuteki

目的

Set A Goal

Mondai

問題

Note Problems

Jiko Kensa

自己検査

Self Reflect

Keikaku

計画

Make a Plan

Yaruki

遣る気

Do It/Apply It

We are mindful about:

 Five points for Kata:

正呼吸法動き方

Correct breathing & movement order

始めと終る同じ

Start & Ending at the same point

意味

Meaning of Movement

Jodan-Chudan-Gedan

上段, 中段, 下段

Awareness of targets

Ritsudou

律動

Timing and Rhythm




We Recite:

Five Dojo Kun Precepts:

Jinkaku kansei ni tsutomuru koto

一,人格 完成に 努める こと

Seek Perfection of Character

Makoto no michi o mamoru koto

一, 誠の道を守ること

Be Sincere

Doryoku no seishin o yashinau Koto

一, 努力の精神を養うこと

Endeavor with Max Effort

Reigi o omonzuru koto

一, 礼儀を重んずること

Respect Others

Keikki no yu o imashimuru koto

一, 血気の勇を戒むること

Develop Self Control



We Strive for:

Five  Mental Points

Zanshin

残心

Relaxed Awareness

Shoshin

初心

Open Mind

Fudoshin

不動心

Immovable Mind/ Resolute

Mushin

無心

Empty/Clear Mind

Satori

悟り

Awakening/ Enlightenment

All members are encouraged to travel and train with us at the famous Takushoku University 拓殖 大学 in Japan.

松濤館流 Karate-Do Lineage

Vaden Sensei                                                                           Osaka Sensei

 

Teaching the proven aspects that of Karate-do in a systematic way so that any level can learn the fundamental aspects of this Ancient art for health and wealth.

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Santa Monica, CA 90405
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3 Reviews

5.0

  • John Y.

    I have been training with Al for a couple of Years. He is very good and detailed in transmitting the techniques of Karate.

  • Janet John

    Al is very knowledgeable about the mechanics of your body. The workouts and martial arts are excellent. I've learned a lot about my body, my strengths and how to defend myself.

  • Amy

    He is professional! I'm enjoying his lessons!



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FAQs


What is your typical process for working with a new student?
  • 黙想 (Mokuso) Silent Meditation,

  • 呼吸法  (Kokyu-ho) Ancient Breathing Techniques,   

  •   手足技練習 (Hand & Foot Techniques Practice) HFTP

  •  五方向 (Itsutsu Ho-Ko)  Five Directions 陰陽(Inyo)  Movement. (38 poses)八段錦

  •   三段 (Sandan) 3 Levels.



Training

We offer instruction in a Systematic format of Classical Japanese  Karate-(do) as espoused by Nishiyama, Nakayama & Funakoshi. Karate. We cover basic techniques, kata, applications as well incorporate circular movements that are found in many Okinawan and Chinese styles.


What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

UCLA  BA JAPANESE AND EAST ASIAN HISTORY

JAPAN KARATE ASSOCIATION-CERTIFIED BLACKBELT

35 YEARS OF KARATE TRAINING

300 HOURS OF YOGA AND TAI CHI IN JAPAN


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How did you get started teaching?

Training and teaching in Japan.


What types of students have you worked with?

Children and Adults. Students and Professionals.


What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?

FIND OUT THE STYLE OF THE MARTIAL ART

FIND OUT THE LINEAGE OF THE ART AND THE TEACHERS RELATION TO THE ART.

TEACHERS METHODOLOGY

LANGUAGE AND CULTURE OF ART.


What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?

Why?

How.

When?

Goal?


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