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Gyokko Ryu
Any time one begins to search for the origins of a martial art that is as old as the Gyokko Ryu, in any country or culture, you will find yourself going deeper and deeper into myth and legends, rather than factual history. Unsurprisingly this is also definitely the case with our art, the Gyokko Ryu of Koshijutsu. As you may already know, the term “Ryu” means “style” or “school”, and these Ryu were Read More
  Categories : The Hidden Lineage Research  Posted by bkrbudo
The Assassination of Emperor Sushun And The origins of The Hidden Lineage
One of the earliest traces of The Hidden Lineage lies with the coming of Achi no Omi (阿知使主) and his son Tsuka no Omi (都加使主) from Kudara to Japan. Achi, the great-grandson of Chinese Emperor, Ling of Han, fled from mainland China to the Korean kingdom Kudara and eventually settled in Japan with his son Tsuga no Omi after the fall of their reign, the Han Dynasty. Read More
  Categories : The Hidden Lineage Research  Posted by bkrbudo