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Kyudo bow martial art, taken in Kyoto Japan.

Taught by VIDA (Vulcan Institute of Defensive Arts), kali-k'hy is a…

美しすぎる日本の伝統儀式「流鏑馬 (やぶさめ)」陰陽道で宇宙と呼応する画像 26選 #流鏑馬 #伝統

美しすぎる日本の伝統儀式「流鏑馬 (やぶさめ)」陰陽道で宇宙と呼応する画像 26選

Yabusame (流鏑馬) is a type of mounted archery in traditional Japanese archery. An archer on a running horse shoots three special 'turnip-headed' arrows successively at three wooden targets.


O-mato taikai at Sanjusangen-do temple. I am consistently fascinated by the bows the Japanese use, how LONG they are, and how they do not always use an anchor point.


my-dreaming-heart: “ kyudou Tournament (by Nishi Drew) ”

日本の弓道女子が美しすぎる! 海外の反応。

Japanese archery experts demonstrate their skills at Kapiolani Community College's Annual International Festival, March


Kyudo, or way of the bow, while derived from one of Japan?s oldest martial traditions is not practiced today as a martial art, or a sport, but as a form of spiritual practice associated with Zen.

Japanese archery kyudo.... Can a warrior be elegant. Only if he is Japanese, I ll say... And I am Hellene!

Can a warrior be elegant. Only if he is Japanese, I ll say. And I am Hellene!