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


Kaizen 改善

“Kaizen 改善” In the Japanese language the word Kaizen is derived from two Kanji, the first ‘Kai’ 改, meaning ‘change,’ and the second ‘zen’ 善, meaning ‘good. ‘ Hence the literal meaning of the word being ‘change for the better’ … Continue reading

Seminar in Ohio, USA

Karate Technical Seminars,Ohio, USAApril 27th, 28th, 2024 Conducted by: A. Tanzadeh, 8th Dan, Kyoshi hosted by Druk ShitokaiLocation:856 Lattimer Drive, Columbus, OH, 43227USA

Shitoryu Karate Magazines

Introducing the New Project of Shitoryu Karate Magazine, a publication dedicated to Shitoryu Karatedo! This magazine has something for everyone. With expert insights, in-depth training guides, and profiles of top karate Senseis and athletes, Shitoryu Karate magazine will help you … Continue reading

50th Anniversary in Karate

Celebrating 50 Years of Karate training.Certificate of Achievement Awarded to Shihan Tanzadehin recognition of your dedication to Martial Arts we thank you for your lifetime commitment of teaching, developing and training in the art of Karatedo.We sincerely thank you for … Continue reading

International Shitoryu Karate Seminars Belgium 2022

International Shitoryu Karate Seminars with Kaicho G. Iwata, 8th Dan, Hanshi, S. Sato, 8th Dan, Hanshi and A.Tanzadeh, 8th Dan, Kyoshi. Belgium December 2022

Official SKC Dan Examination “Quebec Region”

Shitoryu Karate Canada & Shitoryu Karate Quebec Presents Official SKC Dan Examination “Quebec Region”Conducted by A.Tanzadeh, 8th Dan, Kyoshi&Shihan Claude Larouche, 7th Dan Hosted by Shitoryu Karate Quebec Shihan Claude Larouche Friday, June 10th , 2022 at Shitoryu Karate Quebec … Continue reading

Sen no Sen, 先の先 (To anticipate an attack)

To anticipate an attack and to take the initiative. “Sen no Sen” is that you know what your opponent is going to do so you will strike before your opponent moves. Sen means “before”. It is also a shortened form of sen-te (literally … Continue reading

Technical Seminars for Kosovo

Online Technical SeminarJune 20th , 2021Exclusively for the Shitoryu Karate Kosovo Elite Athletes Conducted by A.Tanzadeh, 8th Dan, Kyoshi Hosted and assisted by Sensei Raif Musa of Shitoryu Karate Kosovo and Kastrioti Karate Club

Naihanchi & Sanchin

Naifanchi & Sanchin, a hybrid of Feesa フェーサ(Speed) and Atifa アティファ (Destructive force).

Advanced Tournaments Katas for Quebec Shitoryu

Shitoryu Karate Canada presents Technical Seminar on Advanced Tournaments Katas May 30th , 2021 Exclusively for the Elite Athletes of Shitoryu Karate Quebec Conducted by A.Tanzadeh, 8th Dan, Kyoshi For more information please contact Shihan Claude Larouche

4 principles of Budo 武道の4つの原則

武道の4つの原則Budo no 4 gensoku From the Shitoryu Karatedo philosophies by Ryuso Kenwa Mabuni.4 Elements of Martial Arts 1- Ichi Gan: Vision or eye contact (eyes), footwork (legs), mind (spirit), and strength (muscles) are the four essential elements of martial arts. … Continue reading

Kokoro Gamae no koto

State of readiness. Mind ready. From the Shitoryu’s Five Practices of Learning “Go Shu Go Kaku”. By Ryuso Kenwa Mabuni

Hatten / Development

Constantly strive to improve and grow. From the Shitoryu’s Five-Way Spirit “Go Do Shin”By Ryuso Kenwa Mabuni

Shinnenkai 2021

Shitoryu Karate Canada  Shinnenkai 2021 SKC New Year Directors gathering Date: January 24th  , 2021 Time: at 10:00 am SKC affiliates and Directors, Kindly send an email to prior to the session to receive the access information

Happy New Year 2021

Happy New Year everybody, Wishing you and your family health, happiness, and prosperity in the New Year. Very soon we can all come together again, like we did before. Until then, please remember that the spirit of karatedo is the … Continue reading

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 Kyoshi title

World Shitoryu Karate Federation Certificate of Kyoshi title, 2017