Category: Karate History

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Karate history you’ve never heard about

author image by Miracle Dojo | Karate History | 0 Comments | April 24, 2018

Two sides of the same medal This is a story about two men who formed modern karate. The story of Gichin Funakoshi and Motobu Choki. The men of totally different karate approaches and philosophies. Motobu, a ‘self-made’ karateka, developed more…

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Karate Do – The way of the empty hand

author image by Miracle Dojo | Karate History | 0 Comments | April 23, 2018

The way of the empty hand   Let ’s go back to 1477, a Ryukyu Kingdom – today is known as Okinawa.         King Sho Shin came into power and banned a using of weapons – only…

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Back to the roots (a Karate before Karate)

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A karate before Karate Although the birth of Karate is regarded to the island of Okinawa, the origins bring us back to the sixth century. India….     A legendary Indian monk, Bodhidharma is said to have traveled to China to…

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