Once my sensei told me, you can win shiai if you know the essences of kirikaeshi and master it. Years forward, still can't :P

I am not as familiar with kendo as I may seem- such as this basic principle.

Kendo - I am nice if you are.

thekimonogallery: “ Kendo, meaning Way of the Sword, is a Japanese martial art which descended from Kenjutsu ”

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meaning "way of the sword" - a modern Japanese martial art of sword fighting based on the traditional Kenjutsu swordsmanship skill which originated with the samurai class of feudal Japan.

Kirioroshi (by John Maki Evans) - add me on Facebook - http://facebook.com/kurt.a.tasche

photographer shunsuke nakamura's photo of ancient sword - Yahoo Image Search Results

kendo - Google Search

Kendo, train your body and your soul thru each practice and every battle

ART OF KENDO - drawings by Alicja Cioch, via Behance

Series of drawings in mixed media illustrating Japanese martial art - Kendo