Kobudo is a Japanese term that is used to describe Japanese martial arts that predate the Meiji restoration (1868).
Kobuto can be translated as Ko (old) Bu (martial) Do (way) "old martial art".
" Kobudo " series - Seia-ryu kenjutsu by OTA Yoshito Language : Japanese 19mn Seia-ryu kenjutsu, inherited by Tottori Domain, has been designated by Tottori Prefecture as an intangible cultural asset.
" Kobudo " series - Tatsumi ryu Iaijutsu by KATO Takashi Language : Japanese 33mn This school has mainly techniques from Iaijutsu and Kenjutsu but also technique from Bojutsu, Hanbojutsu, Yarijutsu, Naginatajutsu, etc. This martial art was declared intangible cultural asset designated by Chiba prefecture.
" Kobudo " Series - Tamiya ryu Iaijutsu by TSUMAKI Seirin Language : Japanese 28mn Created by Shigetada TAMIYA, one of the 5 best pupils of Shigenobu HAYASHIZAKI who was the founder of Iaï.
" Kobudo " series - Jikishinkage ryu kenjutsu by OMORI Sogen Language : Japanese 30mn The Jikishinkage-ryū style is a descendant from the old kenjutsu styles that flourished during the Muromachi period (1336 - 1573).
" Kobudo " series - Shinto munen ryu kenjutsu by SAEKI Sojiro Language : Japanese 31mn
" Kobudo " series - Hayashizaki muso ryu Iaijutsu by OKUYAMA Kanzen Created by Jinsuke HAYASHIZAKI, the founder of IAI.
" Kobudo " series - Taisha ryu kenjutsu by YAMAKITA Chikunin Language : Japanese 37mn
" Kobudo " series - Itto shoden muto ryu kenjutsu by MURAKAMI Yasumasa Language : Japanese 37mn
" Kobudo " series - Tennen rishin ryu kenjutsu It is a comprehensive kobudo school; kenjutsu, Iaijutsu, Jujutsu, Kogosoku (Kodachi /Tanto) jutsu and bojutsu.
" Kobudo " series - Nodachi jigen ryu kenjutsu by ITO Masao Language : Japanese 30mn This technique is for a large sword like Jintachi, originally developed in the Era of Heian (794 - 1185).
" Kobudo " series - Jigen ryu Kenjutsu by TOGO Shigemasa Language : Japanese 23mn Jigen-ryu is a Koryu-Kenjutsu, created by TOGO Chui and developed by SATSUMA Domaine (Kagoshima prefecture).
" Kobudo " - Kurama ryu kenjutsu by SHIBATA Tetsuo Language : Japanese 19mn