Posts from May 2012

First level of Kukishin Ryu Dakentaijutsu kata in the wiki


May 31, 2012
Yossi Sheriff

Last weeks have been very busy in the AKBAN wiki. New articles and techniques were added and a minor button on the top navigation allows us to browse random techniques.

Content wise I have now arranged all the Kukishin Ryu kata of the first, Shoden gata, level. Video of the Kata of the Okuden gata level were uploaded earlier today to our YouTube feed and I thank the veterans who helped me document the valuable information.

  1. Fubuki no kata, Shoden Gata level, Kukishin Ryu
  2. Hosetsu kata, Shoden Gata level, Kukishin Ryu
  3. Iso arashi no kata, Shoden Gata level, Kukishin Ryu
  4. Kataho no kata, Shoden Gata level, Kukishin Ryu
  5. Kubiwa no kata, Shoden Gata level, Kukishin Ryu
  6. Seion kata, Shoden Gata level, Kukishin Ryu
  7. Suisha kata, Shoden Gata level, Kukishin Ryu
  8. Suiyoku kata, Shoden Gata level, Kukishin Ryu
  9. Tatsumaki no kata, Shoden Gata level, Kukishin Ryu

Video of a recent upload of Hane Taohi no kata from the Okuden level of Kukishin Ryu

Have a great weekend.

Wednesday in Jerusalem dojo – Kukishin Ryu throws’ setups


May 29, 2012
Yossi Sheriff

In the first session we are repeating various Ninjutsu combos, focusing on sabaki and kick combinations. We will explore the Totoku Hyoshi stance and connect it to sabaki.

At the second, veteran, session we will be using the Osoto Geri, Osoto gake and O Guruma throws. We are setting these throws with advanced elbow and shoulder arm locks.

Video of Osoto gake

Jerusalem Ninjutsu – AKBAN

Today in Tel Aviv dojo – Combos and armlock setups


May 22, 2012
Yossi Sheriff

Using several throws, Kicks and locks, mainly Tani otoshi, Seoe (Ninjutsu) and Kakato kobura geri, we will alterate between solid throws and setups for advanced Joint locks.

At the second veterans’ session we will also add some stick techniques in conjunction with the Taijutsu.

Video of Kakato kobura geri


Tel Aviv Ninjutsu – AKBAN