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   It can be said without fear of misunderstanding that Karate originating in Okinawa has developed to the limit at confusion period of Japan following World War II. The Karate from this period is not a sport but a martial art with the purpose of killing the enemy by bare-hand.The decipherment of the code in KATA of Karate advanced rapidly at this time.
And, the deciphered technique was used in the actual combat. It was necessary so that Karate-ka may defend the life of his family and an important person in the society of lawlessness.Karate-ka not few was politician and important person's bodyguards at the risk of one's life at this lawlessness time. As a result,the nagative image remained in the society in Japan until the 1970's.  

  Some very dangerous techniques have been concealed in KATA like a code. The job of Karate-ka is to decipher this code .
Nowadays, Karate has become a popular international sport and is viewed as a game with people for points, similar to gymnastics. As a result of this popularity, it is possible that the essence of Karate as a true martial art might disappear completely. On the other hand, it is also possible that true Karate will endure and contribute to bring about a peaceful society.


The typical example which lost essence
This is a famous part of "UNSU" (KUSANKU in Okinawa Karate).
This is the technique that lie down on the ground as quickly as possible originally.
But, now it has become the competition that jump as high as possible in Kata game.

 The Karate-ka who experienced these times belonged to the DOJO until the 1970’s. It is possible that I may be the last generation to study their techniques.
Today, Karate is rapidly changing into a popular sport, and actual combat Karate is not being taught. I think it is wonderful that people from around the world are enjoying this type of Karate.Also I have coached the JKF method at high school Karate clubs in accordance with standard Japanese high school rules.
Under my leadership and supervision, my students have achieved mastery, victory and numerous prizes in the cahmpionship of All-Japan, Metropolitan, and Pacific Ocean Districts.And some of my students have since gone on to become excellent Karate instructors
But I also think that inheriting the Karate of my seniors is equally important. My mission in life is to hand true Gooju-Ryu down to future generations.If Karate is a martial arts, it is necessary to do training that deals with an next situation at the Dojo.
①Two or more enemies attack.
②The enemy who has cutlery attacks.

 Omoto Dojo at 1984(Founding)
It is only a mere stick dance if kata of Bo is not trained as kumi-Bo(Bo-kumite).
In YUZENKAI fullcontact Kumite,holding the neck of Other party on the mat momentarily is "Ippon",too.
In the originally Gojuryu, "Jodan-Tuki" often means the attack to the enemy'sthroat. It is a fatal attack crushed gripping enemy's trachea by the thumb and other fingers(Kami-te).
This is one of the essential technique of originally Gojuryu.we cannot throw it away.When you can smoothly use this technique in free Kumite ,You will be able to kill the enemy momentarily in the actual combat.You should become accustomed to this Kumite if it is Gojuryu that aims at the actual combat. For safety, not Other party's throat but the upper part of the chest is hold .

Gojuryu full contact method Kumite of original YUZENKAI is done at the same time though usual KUMITE of YUZENKAI is WKF method and Kyokushin method. yuzenkai Japan
It is an essential technique of Gojuryu that rules other party's head by "Kakete". The attack with the rule of other party's head becomes an effective point by the touch contact.This type free Kumite method is not the one always done. However, it is necessary to do this type free Kumite properly, to check our technique, and to verify it. For the child, this Kumite doesn't do.
Sensei Futamata(Shihan of Matayoshi kobudo),the comrade my respect
About the name and logo of YUZENKAI
"Testicle (kintaki) attack is not a foul.  The stance is more like Sanchin-dachi in that situation and how to set up the hand is more like Tensho.  Free kumite conditionally enables the combat-style of ancient Goju-ryu to be reproduced with technical improvements for modern karate.  

※YUZENKAI executes kids Karate classroom free of charge.Karate is the best fullbody motion that supports a strong spirit and the body. The education is a most immediate priority in any country.
YUZENKAI has two logo. The culture, the religion, and the custom, etc. are different according to each country. YUZENKAI member in each country can select appropriate .
This logo originates from oriental philosophy that Goju-ryu based on.  Five colors – blue, red, yellow, white, black - mean five elements compose the world. The diamond means four directions – north, south, east and west. This design originates in the family crest of Shingen Takeda (1521-1573),the warlord in the age of civil wars in Japan.
"YU" and "ZEN" are from names of my two masters, and they mean “courage” and “goodness”. KAI" means “Society” in Japanese

This emblem is derived from the combat flag of Kenshin Uesugi ,famouse warlord in the age of civil wars in Japan,16century.It means "Fight bravely".The Kanji of center is Kenshin's original cursive script of Ryu(龍:dragon).
KATA of Gojury are derived from a images of dragon, crane, tiger, hawk,and so on.

For instance, Sepai and Kururunfa are dragon Kata. Saifa and Kakufa are crane Kata.Seienchin is hawk Kata. I think the character of this "Ryu" is suitable for Yuzenkai Gojuryu. Dragon is existence of fictitious. But it is "symbol of transcendent strength" in the Japanese culture.
The avove two flags, navy blue and red circle, are
the flags Ougimachi-Tenno(1517-1593) gave Kenshin. The red circle means Japan, and the navy blue means justice and sincerity.Kenshin was religious Samurai. He never did an unfair act. He always not fought for his personal greed but fought for the justice of god .

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gojuryu internatinaol karatedo kobudo union yuzenkai japan gojuryu internatinaol karatedo kobudo union yuzenkai japan 13/1/2013
Shihan-dai. Uno Keisuke who is Kancho OMOTO's students won the full contact kumite in the “forties” class of All Japan Budo-Karate Championship held at TOKYO.

gojuryu internatinaol karatedo kobudo union yuzenkai japan 16/9/2012
I participated in the festival of combative sports held at Niigata prefcture and exchanged with the professional wrestling.Then I am 54 years old. I always thinks that if a person want to be a true Gojuryu Karate-ka, he should learn from even the professional wrestling.

For Goju-ryu,the techniques are practiced not only at the Dojo.Gojuryu which knows only Dojo isn't valid to the professional of the fight.The posture to have learning from them humbly is sometimes important for us.
Karate and Budo are means. The purpose is a spirit of Bushido. Budo is "Way of life. "

But I'm afraid in the private affairs,my father's side ancestor, Morokage Omoto,was an immediate vassal of Kamakura-Shogunate in 13century.
Afterwards, his clan was provincial samurai family that involved with Muromachi-Shogunate at Oumi near Kyoto until 16th century.
By the defeat of the war of Sekigahara(1600), that divided Japan into the east and west, his clan was became a village headman of the feudal clan of the chief vassal of Tokugawa shogunate until the Meiji Restoration in 1868.
On the other hand,my mother's grandfather,Naonobu Sugiyama,
fought the Meiji imperial army to protect the Tokugawa shogunate at Odawara on May 19, 1868.
The imperial army was 2,700 soldiers, but his side was only 273 soldiers.His gallantry is my pride.(The picture is the Odawara castle in Kanagawa prefecture.)
His swords are my heirloom.These were made 300 years ago, but they do not louse sharpness by accurate care from generation to generation. Real Japanese sword is full of severe brightness and integrity.I think my life must be like them.
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