Category: Videos

Videos of Takumakai Daito-Ryu Aiki Jujutsu

DRAJ NBN News Piece

hanks to the tireless efforts of Gordon, we now have the television footage from the NBN news report for the 2016 Takumakai Australia Embutaikai. This details the “rare forms of karate” that we practice...

Queensland Floods

As you have no doubt heard, devastating flooding has swept through Queensland and affected five other Australian states. There are now many people in Queensland who’s homes have been flooded and others who’s homes...

Australian Embu Taikai 2010

A sample of the 2010 Australian Embu Taikai   October 2010 Australian Takumakai Daito-ryu Aiki Jujutsu Embu Taikai (Demonstration). Anoiki sensei (Kyoju Dairi) from Kagoshima Dojo demonstrates Iaido.   Leigh Dicker sensei demonstrating as...

Inner Teachings

The Discipline of Meditation In the Gold Coast dojo emphasis is placed on developing both the internal and external aspects of budo. To practice this martial art well, one must be relaxed and supple....

Women In Daito-ryu

Womens Self Defence, Aiki will set you free Daito-ryu Aiki Jujutsu is an excellent martial art for young and old of both sexes however it is particularly good for women. There is even a...

Dynamic Daito-ryu

The above clip is an old movie from the 1970s detailing Soden Waza, these techniques are unique to the Takumakai. Featured in the video are two of my teachers. Amatsu sensei at 7m06s who...