1. DAITO-RYU AIKIBUDO
The Daito-ryu aikijujutsu (literally: Great Eastern School of the aikijujutsu :
大東流合気柔術 ) is an ancient and noble bujutsu School; ancient
because it was founded in 1087 a.d. by Yoshimitsu Minamoto (1056-1127); noble because its genesis and
evolution are along all classical Japan history. The martial teachings of the school were transmitted ...
The program of teaching of the School is very vast and understands all of this that the bushi of the clan
Takeda-Aizu studied. The beginner begins with the study of the jujutsu together with the
kenjutsu up to the rank of 2nd dan; subsequently will be introduced to the study of the
other weapons as jutte, shuriken, kodachi, tessen ...
Purpose of the Group is to develop, in the western countries, the teachings of Takeda
Tokimune (1916-1993) and Kato Shigemitsu (1940-2013), respecting and handing on
faithfully the entire technical curriculum of the Daito School practiced in the Daitokan of Abashiri and
Budokan of Abashiri ...
For the purpose of disseminating the art of Aikibudo in the West annually organizes many activities.
These activities are guided solely by respect for Japanese tradition. The aim of these activities is "to
live and to follow the traditional and cultural way of martial arts and Japanese culture". With the
organization of seminars, instructor courses, awards and ranks of openness of the new dojo ...