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Complete Kendo

Complete Kendo

by John J. Donohue, Kathleen Sweeney, Matthew Donohue

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 9780804831482
Pages: 192
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 5 Mb
Date posting: 2021-02-26
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Serving not only as a thorough introduction to the Japanese martial way of the sword, Complete Kendo is a guided tour of the principles and philosophy upon which the art is founded. John Donohue covers everything from the care and handling of hakama, the pleated trousers worn by kendoka, to the methods of cultivating the meditative state of mushin (no mind), all in an easy conversational dialogue that is a great pleasure to read. With a handy glossary of kendo terminology and related concepts and an unusually ...