exponent of martial arts, first choice Aikido I studied karate (Shorin Ryu Matsukan Kobujitsu). The style originated from Japan. I earned a degree brown belt. I was 1 test away from earning a black belt.
Hi JapanLovers! Today’s かっこいい lesson is about the nihontō (Japanese swords, or literally, blades). (ﾉ≧∀≦)ﾉ This illustration show the different types of nihontō, and the basic parts of a handle, or tsuka. (We tried to be as simple and asbasic as.