Daken taijutsu

打券体術
DAKEN TAIJUTSU

This art (jutsu) consists of locks, entanglements, strangling, striking and kicking. The strikes is done in such a way that it is difficult for the opponent to see them coming. When the opponent grabs you, you must always have one arm free.

There are no kamae (and there are many kamae). One imagine a kamae mentally inside but does not show it physically on the outside. There is a Budo saying: “Show your outer weakness, but maintain your inner strength.

The techniques we study in Bujinkan Kaigōzan dōjō is the following…

天之型 TEN NO KATA

一拳八相 IKKEN HASSŌ

1. 日撃 NICHIGEKI
2. 月肝 GEKKAN
3. 風靡 FŪBI
4. 雨龍 URYŪ
5. 雲雀 UNJAKU
6. 雪耀 SETSUYAKU
7. 霧散 MUSAN
8. 霞雷 KARAI

地之型 CHI NO KATA

秘拳一瞬 BIKEN ISSHUN

1. 理拳 RIKEN
2. 心拳 SHINKEN
3. 雷拳 RAIKEN
4. 変虚 HENKYO
5. 一閃 ISSEN
6. 把拳 HAKEN
7. 乾坤 KENKON
8. 垂鉚 SUIRYU

自然至極の型 SHIZEN SHIGOKU NO KATA

1. 体流 TAINAGASHI
2. 拳流 KOBUSHINAGASHI
3. 不抜 FUBATSU
4. 両手掛 RYOTEGAKE
5. 鵲 KASASAGI
6. 鈴落 SUZUOTOSHI
7. 霞落 KASUMIOTOSHI
8. 狼倒 RŌTŌ
9. 不動 FUDŌ
10. 鶉刈 UGARI
11. 不諱 FUKAN
12. 自然 SHIZEN

豹変して必ず勝つ
HYŌHEN-SHITE KANARAZU KATSU
Sudden change will always prevail