Yamaguchi Gogen & Goju-ryu

There have been numerous articles about Goju Kai founder Yamaguchi Gogen over the decades, but…

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Yamaguchi Gogen with his son Goshi

Tanren

Oral history tells us that in the early 20th century at the dojo of Higaonna…

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Karate Styles

Japan has culturally and historically been an ordered and hierarchical society. Therefore it comes as…

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Toyama (Oyadomari) Kanken overseeing practice

Interview with Mike Clark

An interesting and informative interview with Mike Clark conducted by James East on his Youtube…

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I Did it My Way!

I wrote this post several years ago, but I think its still relevant and am…

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