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Heian Pinan Kata & Bunkai: The Fundamentals By Lee Taylor
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The Heians or Pinans are widely the most recognisable and practised kata in karate circles today, they are also arguably the most misunderstood. If analysed, practised and taught effectively the... More > Heian/Pinan kata have the potential to be a complete fighting system for the learning karateka, containing strikes, kicks, joint locks, throws, grappling and so on. With over 350 pictures this book shows how the Heian kata can be used as tools for a physical confrontation, building skills for this environment that could help an individual escape from this scenario, using simple, effective, progressive bunkai contained within this series of kata. ‘Lee’s book helps show that karate can be a very real solution to the problem of civilian self defence. It is an excellent read and I highly recommend it.’ Iain Abernethy-6th Dan World Combat Association< Less
Heian/Pinan Kata & Bunkai The Fundamentals By Lee Taylor
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The Heians or Pinans are widely the most recognisable and practised kata in karate circles today, they are also arguably the most misunderstood. If analysed, practised and taught effectively the... More > Heian/Pinan kata have the potential to be a complete fighting system for the learning karateka, containing strikes, kicks, joint locks, throws, grappling and so on. With over 350 pictures this book shows how the Heian kata can be used as tools for a physical confrontation, building skills for this environment that could help an individual escape from this scenario, using simple, effective, progressive bunkai contained within this series of kata. ‘Lee’s book helps show that karate can be a very real solution to the problem of civilian self defence. It is an excellent read and I highly recommend it.’ Iain Abernethy-6th Dan World Combat Association< Less
Kata: The Folk Dances of Shotokan By Rob Redmond
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This is the information, history, and rumor that should have been included in every other book about kata. Rather than a catalog of pictures of people doing the movements from the kata, this work... More > contains descriptions, translations, and advice. Round out your understanding of Shotokan Karate kata by reading Redmond's fascinating and original work - both humorous and filled with good advice.< Less
Peaceful mind By John Burke
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Have you ever wondered about martial art practices? Why some of those bizarre postures are used? Particularly in regard to the practice of Forms or Kata, there are many parts of Karate practice that... More > are mis-understood. This book looks at the Heian series of kata, taught to coloured belts and black belts the world over, and clarifies the use and application to the movements that are taught. For those who wish to know why they do what they do, and for those who seek a deeper understanding of their karate.< Less
Peaceful mind By John Burke
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Have you ever wondered about martial art practices? Why some of those bizarre postures are used? Particularly in regard to the practice of Forms or Kata, there are many parts of Karate practice that... More > are mis-understood. This book looks at the Heian series of kata, taught to coloured belts and black belts the world over, and clarifies the use and application to the movements that are taught. For those who wish to know why they do what they do, and for those who seek a deeper understanding of their karate.< Less
Best Embusen By Marius Podeanu
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"Best Embusen: Shotokan" provides an advanced analysis of the 26 Shotokan kata embusen. It offers a unique perspective that helps provide a good foundation for further development. The... More > material is advanced, meant to accompany books that present in detail the movements in each kata. The reader is assumed to know or to have access to information about the various steps and techniques in each kata.< Less
Best Embusen By Marius Podeanu
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"Best Embusen: Shotokan" provides an advanced analysis of the 26 Shotokan kata embusen. It offers a unique perspective that helps provide a good foundation for further development. The... More > material is advanced, meant to accompany books that present in detail the movements in each kata. The reader is assumed to know or to have access to information about the various steps and techniques in each kata.< Less