Budo Taijutsu: An Illustrated Reference Guide of Bujinkan Dojo Budo Taijutsu (Paperback)
Bud Taijutsu (Martial Arts Body Technique), combines the essence of nine classical martial art systems from Japan. Through his organisation, the Bujinkan, Grandmaster Masaaki Hatsumi-sensei has overseen the growth of Bud Taijutsu to many thousands of practitioners worldwide. Its training philosophy of developing your response in accordance with the situation provides both a dynamic martial art and practical form of self-defence.
In Bud Taijutsu: An Illustrated Reference Guide of Bujinkan Dj Bud Taijutsu, author and illustrator Duncan Mitchell provides a comprehensive training manual for both beginners and experienced students.
The book starts with basic training advice, physical preparation exercises and how to take a fall safely before moving on to providing clear diagrams and brief explanations for the essential basic techniques of striking, joint locks, throws, choking and self-defence. The second half of the guide then gives detailed descriptions of Kata (practice forms) for:
- Shinden Fud Ry Dakentaijutsu
- Kuki Shinden Ry Dakentaijutsu
- Takagi Yshin Ry Jtaijutsu
- Gyokko Ry Kosshijutsu
- Kot Ry Koppjutsu
- Togakure Ry Ninp Taijutsu