Official Webpage of A.Tanzadeh, 8th Dan, Kyoshi 糸東会


Award from Shitokai Chile

In gratitude and recognition toKyoshi Allen TanzadehFor his professionalism, affection and dedication in the path of Karate Do during his tour of Chile.Osorno, October 2023 En agradecimiento y reconocimiento aKyoshi Allen TanzadehPor su profesionalismo, cariño y entrega en el camino … Continue reading

World Shitoryu Karatedo Federation, Vice Chairman

Many congratulations on your WSKF new appointment as Vice Chairman (副理事長). We appreciate all the passion and dedication you’ve shared with the world of Shitoryu Karatedo through the years. Best wishes to you in your new position. OSS!

Philosphy behind candle blowing with karate punch

The philosophy behind blowing out a candle with a karate punch is rooted in the principles of Karatedo, such as discipline, focus, and control. In martial arts, practitioners strive for perfection in their technique, and the act of blowing out … Continue reading

Tenugui (手拭い)

A Tenugui (手拭い) is a thin Japanese hand towel made of cotton. It’s usually around 3 feet (90 cm), plain-woven and is sometimes dyed with some pattern. It can be used for virtually anything, as a washcloth, dishcloth, but often as a headband, souvenir, decoration, or for wrapping items … Continue reading

Damatte Keiko 黙って稽古

“Damatte Keiko” is a Japanese phrase that translates to “Quiet Practice” or “Silent Training”. It is a concept that emphasizes the importance of focusing on the task and avoiding unnecessary distractions or chatter. In traditional Japanese martial arts, such as … Continue reading

Shitokai Chile

FOR THE FIRST TIME IN SOUTH AMERICA… Hanshi Soko Sato and Kyoshi Allen Tanzadeh. October 2023. Shitokai Karatedo Chile is proud to invite to Chile these 2 great masters of the world Shitoryu…No doubt it will be a great event … Continue reading

Technical Seminars, Portugal 2023

Mabuni Shitoryu Karatedo Portugal presentsShitoryu Karate Technical Seminars Conducted by Master Shoko Sato, 8th Dan, Hanshi&Sensei A.Tanzadeh, 8th San, KyoshiHosted and Assisted by Sensei Carlos Pereira of Mabuni Shitoryu Karatedo PortugalNovember 10~13, 2023

Quebec Dan Examinations

Shitoryu Karate Canada presents; Official SKC Dan & Shidoin (official instructor) Examination of Quebec region.Conducted by A.Tanzadeh, 8th Dan, Kyoshi and Shihan Claude Larouche 7th Dan.on June 17th, 2023 at Shitoryu Karate Quebec Honbu Dojo867 Saint-René Ouest, Gatineau

Karate Canada Dan Examination

Official High Rank Dan Examinations of Karate Canada National Federation.

SKC Official Dan Examination

Shitoryu Karate Canada presents; SKC Official Dan Examination conducted by A. Tanzadeh, 8th Dan, Kyoshi(Toronto region only) Saturday April 1st, 2023 Shitoryu Karate Canada Honbu Dojo57 Glen Cameron Road, Thornhill, ONL3T 1P3 For more information please

Technical Seminar on Advanced tournament Katas

Advance Combative Theories presents;May 6th, 2023 at 4pmHamilton, OntarioTechnical Seminar on Advanced tournament KatasConducted by; A.Tanzadeh, 8th Dan, KyoshiHosted by Shihan Michale Bearwood, 7th Dan, Renshi Location: 627 Main Street East, Suite 200, Hamilton, ON L8M 1J5Dojo Parking >>>> 104 … Continue reading

Technical Seminar, Brantford, Ontario

Technical Seminars Conducted by A.Tanzadeh, 8th Dan, KyoshiBrantford, OntarioJanuary 28th, 2023Hosted & Organized by D & D United Martial Arts 174 Stanley Street Unit D, Brantford, ONN3S 7S3Phone: 5197545425

Karate Seminars, Belgium

Shitokai Belgium presentsTechnical SeminarsConducted by A.Tanzadeh, 8th Dan, KyoshiPresented and hosted by Belgium ShitokaiMay 20th & 21st, 2023

Technical Seminar, Nova Scotia

Shitoryu Karate Canada & Shitoryu Karate Nova Scotia presentsTechnical SeminarConducted by A.Tanzadeh, 8th Dan, KyoshiFebruary 25th , 2023 Hosted by Nova Scotia Shitoryu Karate and assisted by sensei Paul Cooper

with Hanshi Shoko Sato

An extravaganza Shitoryu Karate Seminar with Master Shoko Sato, 8th Dan Hanshi, the President of Pan-American Shitoryu Karatedo Federation. Hosted by Shitoryu Karate Canada & Shitoryu Karate Quebec & Larouche Karate Assisted by A. Tanzadeh 8th Dan & Shihan C. … Continue reading

Karate Seminars & Dan Examinations

Shitoryu Karate Canada & Shitoryu Karate Nova Scotia presentsTechnical Seminar & Official Dan Examination.June 24th & 25th , 2023 Conducted by A.Tanzadeh, 8th Dan, Kyoshi Hosted by Nova Scotia Shitoryu Karate and assisted by Sensei Paul Cooper.

Technical Seminars, London Ontario

Shitoryu Karate Canada & Dojo Seienchin presents Technical Seminar. May 13th , 2023 at 4pm Conducted by A.Tanzadeh, 8th Dan, KyoshiHosted and assisted by Sensei Veronica Ramos of Dojo Seienchin.

Cayman Islands Kata Seminars

Cayman Associated School of Karate presents3 Dimensional Training on Advanced Tournament KatasConducted by A.Tanzadeh, 8th Dan, Kyoshihosted by Shihan Greg Reid Cayman Islands, George Town.July 6,7,8, 2023