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Tinbei & Rochin – Matayoshi Tradition

We do not know for sure the exact place of origin of shield and a sword combat system found on Okinawa today. Read more…

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Matayoshi Kobudo Tradition

Master Matayoshi Shinko was born in Kakinobana-Cho, Naha City, in 1888, third son of Matayoshi Shinchin. He spent his childhood in Senbaru, Chatan Town. Read more…