Monthly Archives: August 2014

Book – Dynamic Shitoryu Karate

Shito-ryu Karatedo by A. Tanzadeh

Most books on karate usually do not provide complete, detailed instructions and illustrations-the fundamentals plus the fine points-that readers hope for. This book fills the gaps left by others. The author of the book, A.Tanzadeh reveals his great experience as a karate practitioner and teacher, describing and illustrating in detail all the correct movements involved … Read more

Aragaki ha Unshu

Tanzadeh-Kata-Shitoryu-Unshu

Aragaki ha Unshu (雲手), literally “cloud hands”, It contains many intricate hand techniques, such as the Ippon Nukite (one finger strike) in the opening sequence. Unshu was created by Seisho Aragaki sometime around 1860-1870. Aragaki was a Japanese and Chinese language interpreter to the Shuri court, and a master of monk fist and white crane styles. … Read more