Independent Martial Arts – Master Tetsuhiko Asai, an inspiration for the many worldwide individual Karate practitioners who wish to develop their own Karate and sense of understanding and not standing blindly in line, simply by, “standing blindly in line”...
Watch - Enjoy - Be inspired – loosen up your traditional mind – Learn - Relearn - look and understand “Your Karate” for yourself!
This film was televised at his funeral in 2006 were than 2,000 people attended, which was held on September 1, 2006, at Gokokuji Temple in Tokyo. Master Tetsuhiko Asai received the rank of 10th dan posthumously from the Japan Karate Shotorenmei (JKS)….Oss
A quote by the legendary Karate Grandmaster Sokon ‘Bushi’ Matsumura (c.1809-1901) … “To all those whose progress remains hampered by ego-related distractions, let humility – the spiritual cornerstone upon which Karate rests – serve to remind one to place virtue before vice, values before vanity and principles before personalities.”… A quote by a person of which I personally think that Asai Sensei would appreciate to share space, time and be on the same page with!
Learn more about the man, Tetsuhiko Asai: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tetsuhiko_Asai
Learn more about the man, Sokon ‘Bushi’ Matsumura (c.1809-1901): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matsumura_Sōkon