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Teaching Without Words: Kihontai, Kihondousa, and Internal Energy

Teaching without words. Teaching with movements. Space. Timing. Shape. Teaching the “Basic Body” (“Basic Postures” as said in the official Kyudo manual) and “Basic Movements”. In Kyudo we call these the 基本体 (kihontai) and 基本動作 (kihondousa). All of Kyudo is based in these kihontai and kihondousa. Kihontai, “Basic Body”, is comprised of: 1.) Standing, 2.) sitting… Continue reading Teaching Without Words: Kihontai, Kihondousa, and Internal Energy