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What is Kyokushin Karate?
what is kyokushin

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Founder and Creator, Masutatsu Oyama (1923~1994),
originated what is known today as "Full Contact Karate".

Traditional Karate is non-contact and while at it s peak of recognition, Oyama claimed
that the true way of Budo Karate was in the actual physical contact.

Renounced by the Japanese karate community, he traveled overseas to challenge his
skills and brought life to his ideals.

When he returned from his long journey and endeavors, he named his karate
"Kyokushin", which means the "Ultimate Truth". In 1964, he founded the
International Karate Organization Kyokushin-kaikan as the entity to collectively
represent his karate as a worldwide organization.

The spirit of Kyokushin is based in rigorous and lifelong training…its motto is "head high,
eyes low, ears open, mouth shut". Kyokushin Karate provides a foundation for improving
physical and mental discipline and is intended to function as a contribution to society.

kyokushin spirit

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The Spirit of Kyokushin emanates from the Budo axiom,
"One thousand days of training completes a beginner.
Ten thousand days of training begins the mastery of the art."

The training to find the Ultimate Truth is a rigorous and never-ending process for the practitioner.
It is a life long dedication to the Kyokushin Way.

The greeting OSU used in Kyokushin resonates humility, gratitude, perseverance and above all, respect for one another.

Defining Kyokushin Karate

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Based on Sosai's point and circle concept by which one draws a circle around
one point and attach the lines around the circle.

Kanku

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Oyama designed the "Kanku" mark with his wife Chiyako,
who was an artist.
Oyama got the inspiration while practicing the Kanku kata.
This symbol is assembled by six circles representing the six continents.
The main circle in the middle is surrounded by four other
partially invisible circles and the final one encompassing
all others. "En" is a curve equidistant from the point of
center and the six circles are representative of the
comradeship of these continents which Kyokushin bridges
and unites.
This mark is used as a collective mark for IKO Kyokushinkaikan.

道場訓

一、 吾々は心身を錬磨し確固不抜の心技を極めること
We will train our hearts and bodies for a firm unshaking spirit.
一、 吾々は武の神髄を極め機に発し感に敏になること
We will pursue the true meaning of the martial way, so that in time, our senses may be alert.
一、 吾々は質実剛健を以て克己の精神を函養すること
With true vigor, we will seek to cultivate a spirit of self denial.
一、 吾々は礼節を重んじ長上を敬し粗暴の振舞ひを慎しむこと
We will observe the rules of courtesy, respect our superiors, and refrain from violence.
一、 吾々は神仏を尊び謙譲の美徳を忘れざること
We will follow our religious principles, and never forget the true virtue of humility.
一、 吾々は知性と体力とを向上させ事に臨んで過たざること
We will look upwards to wisdom and strength, not seeking other desires.
一、 吾々は生涯の修行を空手の道に通じ極真の道を全うすること
All our lives, through the discipline of karate, we will seek to fulfill the true meaning of the Kyokushin way.

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