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Pittsburgh Bujinkan Dojo Grand Opening and Embu Demonstration
February 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm$10.00
Join the Pittsburgh Bujinkan Dojo in our new location for a introductory class on the Japanese combative martial art of Ninjutsu (today it is called Bujinkan Budo Taijutsu). As part of celebrating our new space and the new year, we will be holding an Embu demonstration around an introduction to the Bujinkan and the Martial Art of Budo Taijutsu/Ninjutsu!
In this intensive course you’ll learn:
*The true history of Japan’s famous ninja warriors
*How that ancient tradition had been passed down to modern times
*How we apply the martial arts skills and weapons of the ninja for modern self defense and protecting others!
Class starts at 10am sharp, you’ll want to arrive NLT 9:45 so you can meet us and get youself acclimated to our training space.
Who this is class if for:
Anyone between the ages of 16 and 60 interested in learning to defend themselves and their families.
Those with an interest in Japanese Samurai and Ninja culture who want to take that passion to a new level of understanding and applicable skill.
Any woman or smaller frame man who wants to attain the skill to overcome bigger, stronger, younger, and faster opponents regardless of genetics, age, or any injuries.
This class is NOT for:
People who want to dress up in masks and sneak around!
Those looking to fight for sport competition purposes
Children under the age of 16
Feel free to message me with any questions!
All are welcome to attend and interview with us on becoming a prospective student.
Our new address is 6901 Lynn Way, Suite 205, Pittsburgh PA 15208
This follows the Japanese Tradition of “Hatsu Geiko”. Hatsu Geiko, also known as Kagami Biraki (鏡開き), is the first performance of a chosen art in the New Year and sets the tone for the remainder of the year. Thus, one will perform to the best of one’s ability taking this first performance of the year very seriously. It will define who one is, if one has mastered his art, or where one is on the road to mastery. Many Japanese martial arts groups around the world observe Hatsu Geiko. During the first days of the New Year, martial artists engage in some challenging activity to test themselves and start the year off right. We will discuss and show what the Bujinkan is all about in thought word and deed. For those who are interested, you will be able to participate in actual hands on learning.
Cost is $10 per person payable via Event Brite:
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