The Way of the Bow
The kyūdō is a Japanese martial art, derived from the warrior archery (kyūjutsu). This discipline is distinguished from its Western counterpart by the mixed influences peculiar to Japanese culture: Zen, Confucianism, but also Taoism and Shintoism.
The kyūdō is one of the Japanese martial paths, seeking the development of the discipline of the body and the group, by the mastery of the gestures and the respect of the label (rei (礼?) The practitioner seeks a perfect movement in order to transcend Both the mind and the body.The principle consists in piercing a sheet of paper serving as a target, with a minimum of muscular tension and a maximum of spiritual energy, ki Aesthetic gesture results from a codified choreography. Precisely the target is the consequence of the correct equilibrium of a disciplined and harmonized body and spirit.The second aspect of this discipline is the development of shooting in a social behavior between archers, Label: A shot does not unfold without an archer taking into account the context, environment and people present.
Mato no Mukô
(Beyond the target)
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Latest news from the section
That's it ! The school resumes and with it the courses at the dojo! As all sections do not resume at the same time (some as of today and others as of September 4th), we invite you to contact the sections or the secretariat directly to find out when your section is back!
After the water damage at the Liotard Dojo, the city decided to close the dojo completely during the holiday period in order to replace the floor.
This does not mean the end of the training because most sections have introduced alternatives (including other training places) to continue the courses!
We invite you to contact your section representatives to find out what your section has set up and what will be the exact date of the re-entry.
If some of you would like to get business in their lockers before the start of the work and the complete closure of the dojo, we invite them to do so before the end of this week!