The Essence Of Budo

The Essence Of Budo

Book Title: The Essence Of Budo

Author: Masaaki Hatsumi

Format: Hardback | 242 pages

Publication Date: 31 Jan 2013

ISBN-13: 9781568364629

Budo is the spiritual way of the martial arts that all practitioners must follow if they are to be true martial artists. In this book, Masaaki Hatsumi explores the very essence of Budo, and demonstrates an array of important techniques relating to this essence, explaining how the concept of Budo transcends any one combat technique and is at the core of all the many martial arts developed in Japan.
The author also reveals secret techniques and the hidden principles of the martial arts, and elucidates the words of his master, Toshitsugu Takamatsu, on Budo