Home
Student Resources
Schedule
News and Events
Location
Contact Us
Pictures
   
 


The downloads are available in Adobe Acrobat (PDF). PDF files require the
FREE Adobe Acrobat Reader if not already installed.


DOJO KUN (Principles of the Karate School)

Japanese                                                     English

Jinkaku kansei ni tsutomuru koto    
Makoto no michi o mamoru koto
Doryoku no seishin o yashinau koto
Reigi o omonzuru koto
Keki no yu o imashimuru koto               
Seek perfection of character
Be faithful
Endeavor
Respect others
Refrain from violent behavior

Click here for a detailed explanation of the DOJO KUN


RANK AND KYU EXAMINATIONS


10th - 9th Kyu    White                 4th Kyu Purple I
8th KyuYellow3rd Kyu  Brown III   
7th KyuOrange2nd Kyu Brown II
6th Kyu Green1st Kyu Brown I
5th Kyu  Purple II1st Dan (Sho)    Black I

The Kyu Examination


KATA VIDEOS                                                                                     The following link will navigate to an external site that contains the Kata Videos:

Click here for Kata Videos


ASK SENSEI AMIN - to ask a question click Submit                              Click on the icons to read previous questions:


REFERENCE ARTICLES

Always Start With The Hips - By Master Teruyuki Okazaki

Jiyu Ippon Kumite (Semi Free Sparring-SFS) - PART I  - By Farid Amin

Jiyu Ippon Kumite (Semi Free Sparring-SFS) - PART 2 - By Farid Amin


LINKS



SHOTOKAN KARATE OF HAGERSTOWN                                                    If you are in Hagerstown please visit us!