Archive for January, 2014

As is usually the case as of late, time for writing has been limited and what time I do have has been focused on translating. Last year the various groups practicing Katayama-ryū iai-kenjutsu based in Osaka formalized an organization for passing down the art in its current state to the future, with its formal name being the Katayama-ryū Shinbu-no-kai. We have been slowly working on condensing and making certain teachings of the philosophical and moral side of the ryū’s teaching public. For those who may be interested, please visit katayama-ryu.org (in Japanese, English, Italian and German).


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