Kyudo Presentation – World Champion Group – Kagamibiraki 2019
< iframe size=" 768" elevation=" 432" src =" https://www.youtube.com/embed/NdeQBsdcrFU?rel=0" frameborder=" 0" allowfullscreen >< img style=" float: left; margin:0 5px 5px 0;" src=" http://www.pacificwestarch.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/zG6xHZ.jpg"/ > Channel subscription: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaFF4Q8RlfNq45cPDUwE8QA?sub_confirmation=1 Kyudo Demonstration during the 2019 Kagamibiraki & Budo Hajime, at the Nippon Budokan. Demonstration by Morikawa Shigetaka, fifth Dan, Hashimoto Takashi, fifth Dan
, as well as Tomoyasu Masato, Kyoshi sixth Dan. Since ancient times, the Sharei, the ritualistic shooting, existed
during spiritual events as well as various other official celebrations. Conventional apparel is worn, representing a particular era and also its practices, as well as the shooting is performed based on the concept of Kikyo Shintai. It is stated” shooting starts with decorum as well as finishes with rules” implying that one should act according to time, location and position of the circumstance. It is the primary focus of Kyudo to reunite the shooting as well as etiquette in consistency. Given that old times, one’s benefits is polished with the bow as well as it has actually become a crucial tool to establish the moral and ethical framework of culture. Because feeling, emphasizing the spiritual aspects with honesty and also courteousness, the shooting allows to share one’s heart, and symbolizes the elegance of harmony. The Kagamibiraki is a standard event which equates to “opening up the mirror “( symbolically).
Taking its roots in the Shogunate, it is highly connected to Budo method as well as it is natural that the Budo Hajime( first method of the year) is commemorated at the very same time. At the Nippon Budokan, the event is held at the start of January and is composed in:- The
Kagamibiraki, with a historic reconstruction( in armor ). -Budo Demonstrations( by the 9 “main Budo”).- Budo Hajime( very first method of the year, all experts present can practice ).- The Oshiruko kai.
” Oshiruko” is a traditional as well as preferred sweet azuki bean paste soup with mochi( which signify the sharing of the mochi that was broken before during the event).– CREDIT SCORES–. Video Footage by Seido Co., Ltd.:. https://www.seidoshop.com (en). https://www.seidoshop.jp( jp).
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