Daito-ryu Aikijujutsu Takumakai: “Techniques a Wonder of Human Ingenuity!”
An excellent documentary in Japanese on Daito-ryu Aikijujutsu Takumakai, the largest branch of the various descendants of Sokaku Takeda’s art, studied by Morihei Ueshiba beginning in 1915. The complex old-style jujutsu techniques comprising the curriculum are a wonder of human ingenuity!
An excellent documentary in Japanese on the Daito-ryu Aikijujutsu Takumakai, the largest branch of the various descendants of Sokaku Takeda’s art, studied by Morihei Ueshiba beginning in 1915. The complex old-style jujutsu techniques comprising the curriculum are a wonder of human ingenuity!
The Takumakai is a Daito-ryu organization based in the Osaka area which was created in August 1975 around Takuma Hisa, a pre-war student of both Morihei Ueshiba and Sokaku Takeda and later a prominent teacher of the art. This film was shot by the Dai Nippon Budokan as a part of a documentary series on classical Japanese martial arts.
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