Ninjutsu Techniques · Bujinkan Densho · Koto Ryu Koppojutsu Gyokko Ryu Koshijutsu · Koto Ryu Koppojutsu · Togakure Ryu Ninpo · Takagi Yoshin Ryu. Koto Ryu Koppojutsu (虎倒流骨法術) translates as “Tiger Knock Down School”. What specializes the Koto Ryu techniques is that distance is created by moving.

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I really do not know, but suspect that the unwanted injuries it can prevent probably outnumber the wonton use of these techniques to hurt others.

Koto Ryu Koppojutsu Archives – Todai Bujinkan Dojo

Thereby creating a predictable and reliable opportunity to break parts of the skeleton. The information that I have listed is the information that I gathered from my teachers, my training and my personal research of the arts.

That static point creates the leverage for the rest of the body to move. Both schools compliment each other and to study only one is to know only half of one of the two schools.

The Art of Koppojutsu

We as martial artists and if we happen to be healthcare workers also have to make choices about how to use our knowledge. They are listed as the Gassho Kuji Kiri nine symbol slashes prayers. The ability to use these techniques in the way that causes fractures requires an understanding of how the techniques work.

Directionally speaking the Koto Ryu is straighter in and the Gyokko Ryu revolves more on a circular basis either in yourself or in your opponent when taking their balance. Martial arts like many other things is to a large extent taught through a process of pattern recognition. This means that many of the commonly used joint-locking techniques in the martial arts are Koppojutsu techniques. techjiques


Koto Ryu Koppojutsu

Typical movement within the Koto Ryu is: In most martial arts training, these concepts are not fully articulated. Kaku Gassho — Fire and winds prayer. Many arts will show variations that can be used when the enemy deviates in some manner from the taught pattern. Kongo – Cloud Prayer. We are all familiar with trchniques in martial art films depicting memorably broken arms and legs, with the enemy permanently and excruciatingly put out of commission.

Some of the differences between Koto Ryu and Gyokko ryu are as follows: In order to utilize these joppojutsu, the structure has also to be made temporarily static.

Okuden, and Hekito are the highest levels of training with the school, and contain the secret teachings. In order not to chase static and leveraging tevhniques in a moving body, which by process will always be too late.

Koto Ryu Koppojutsu Lineage. To do this demands good timing and rhythm in the defensive attack, often done with Koppojutsu Aruki moving with the legs crossing each other. The knowledge of Koppojutsu is a valuable and important part of martial arts.

The Koto Ryu has a unique form of Kenjutsu Swordsmanship. This understanding of how to induce static postures in parts of the body has everything to do with how our bodies have evolved in a gravitational environment. Kongo — Cloud prayer 2.

This is to eliminate the possibility of adaptation of the system to the stress needed to break it. Finally, it should also be pointed out that an actively resisting enemy creates opportunities to apply Koppojutsu in ways that are not easily predicted in the dojo.


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Attacks to the face, in addition to metsubushi, are common in the technlques of the school. This second perspective is the one advocated in the Geijin Ryu.

This approach is practical but has the limitation that the student will pair a specific set up with a specific application and an expected result.

Always making the eyes appear blank, so that no telepathic movement can be detected by the opponent Looking at the eyebrows of the opponent rather than their eyes. So the knowledge koppojuttsu Koppojutsu is not only to cause fractures, dislocations, avulsions and disability, it is also to prevent it and even to gechniques it. Like most other things in combative arts there is more to Koppojutsu than meets the eye. To some this may seem stating the obvious.

Toda, Shinryuken Masamitsu Kobe Short distancing, and striking hard. The Koto Ryu also contains kuji prayer forms and they are called Sanpo Gassho 3 treasures. Some might argue that if students follow the teachings correctly they should not injure their trchniques or training partners, and that if it occurs it is better that it be accidental and unintentional. Suirin — Water ring prayer 3. Koto Ryu is one of the very few Ryu that sometimes changes the grip of the sword by holding it with the left hand near the tsuka.