Ji’in (慈陰) Kata

Ji’in 慈陰 (“Temple Grounds “), also translated as  ” Inverted Mercy.” Having many similarities to JionJiin is most likely another kata inspired by the teachings of a Buddhist temple in China. Jiin is sometimes grouped with Jion and Jitte, since all three use similar techniques, and all three begin in the “Ming salutation or  Ji’ai no gamae” posture (palm over fist). Jiin is a fairly plain and not offering much in the way of new techniques.

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