Shinto Muso-ryu Jo

Shinto Muso-ryu jo is the art of using the four-foot staff (jo) against the Japanese samurai sword. It was devised in the early 1600s by swordsman Muso Gonnosuke to improve his dueling skills, and later …

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Toda-ha Buko-ryu

Toda-ha Buko-ryu is a battlefield tradition focused on the use of the naginata or glaive; it is unusual in that many of the techniques are naginata vs. naginata. It also includes techniques against sword, spear, …

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