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Monthly Archives: December 2020

All Saitama-Ken Shitokai Championshps, Japan

2nd Place in individual Kata at the 2nd All Saitamaken Shitokai Championships. Japan 1992.

Asia Pacific Shitoryu Karate Championships

3rd Place in individual Kata and 2nd place in Team Kumite at the 7th Asia Pacific Shitoryu Karate Championships. Malaysia 1994

World Shitoryu Karate Championshps

3rd Place in Individual Kata at the 1st World Shitoryu Karate Championships. Tokyo Budokan, March 1993.

Kumite Bronze Medal at all Japan Shitokai Championship

3rd place in individual open kumite division at the 32nd All Japan Shitokai Karate Championships. Tokyo, Japan 1992.

World Shitoryu distinguished services award

Receiving prize of distinguished services award from the World Shitoryu Karate Federation. August 2009. Signed and authorized by Soke Kenei Mabuni and Kaicho Hiroshi Murata.

WKF Kata Judge A

Certificate of Kata Judge A from the World Karate Federation (WKF), November 2013

WKF Kumite Referee

Certificate of Kumite Referee B from the World Karate Federation (WKF), November 2014.

World Shitoryu Kyoshi title

World Shitoryu Karate Federation Certificate of Kyoshi title, 2017

Kunshi no Ken

Master Mabuni’s motto “Kunshi no Ken” which means to concentrate on cultivating one self to become a well rounded, respectful individual. The person who is able to accomplish this as well as to exercise good manners in all situations with … Continue reading

Online Karate Seminar in Sant Feliu de Guixols

Online Zoom Connection conducted by Sensei Tanzadeh with Big Screen in Sant Feliu de Guixols with support and assisted from Sensei François Minguez of the French Karate Federation and Sensei Josep Oriol Perramon Maura. Saturday July 11th and Sunday July … Continue reading

Online Technical Seminar for Senegal – 2020

International private (Zoom) session with A.Tanzadeh, 8th Dan, KyoshiOrganized by Senegal National Karate FederationHosted by Sensei Gabriel Sylla Senegal National Team Coach and Fode Ndao Director of Senegal National Teams Saturday August 8th, 2020

Interview with Chakugan Karate Magazine – Portugal

Online Seminar, Dominican Republic – September 2020

Shitoryu Karate Technical Seminars,Conducted by A.Tanzadeh, Kyoshi, 8th DanExclusively for the members of Dominican Republic ShitokaiSunday, September 6th, 2020

Itosu no Rohai(鷺牌) Kata

Itosu no Rohai(鷺牌) Kata Rohai (鷺牌) kata originated from the Tomari-te school of Okinawan martial arts. Master Itosu later took this kata and developed three kata from it: Rohai shodan, Rohai nidan, and Rohai sandan. Itosu Rohai Shodan has different … Continue reading

Shitoryu Papuren

Shitoryu Karate Kata, Papuren Papuren (八 步 連) Kata Papuren (八 步 連) (also pronounce Happoren or Paipuren means “Eight steps at the same time”) is a kata of karate which was introduced by a White Crane Kung fu expert … Continue reading


Karate (空手); Japanese pronunciation: [kaɾate] is a martial art developed in the Ryukyu Kingdom. It developed from the indigenous Ryukyuan martial arts (called te (手), “hand”; tii in Okinawan) under the influence of Chinese Martial Arts…

Shitoryu Combination Basic Techniques

Renzoku KihonStart doing Migi Chudan Yoko Uke in Left Moto Dachi, then Shift forward your left foot to Hidari Zenkutsu Dachi and execute Hidari Jodan Maete Zuki, then Shift your left foot back to Hidari Moto Dachido Hidari Chudan Uchi … Continue reading

Eight most important elements in Okinawan karate

沖縄空手の「八大要素」= Okinawa karate no 「Hachidai youso」 Meaning : Eight most important elements in Okinawan karate フェーサ 速さ= Feesa – Hayasa Meaning : Speed アティファ 破壊力 = Atifa – HakairyokuMeaning : Destructive force/power チンクチ 締め = Chinkuchi – ShimeMeaning : Tightening チュラサ 美しさ = Churasa – UtsukushisaMeaning … Continue reading

Online Karate Technical Seminar – Dominican Republic, November 2020

Shitoryu Karate Technical Seminars,Conducted by A.Tanzadeh, Kyoshi, 8th DanExclusively for the members of Dominican Republic ShitokaiSunday, November 1st, 2020