Day: May 17, 2018

Kendo Sonkyo position

Sonkyo – The Lion’s Position in Kendo

Kendo is a martial art that takes manners seriously. Players bow before the match, fight hard once the match begins, and then bow politely whether they win or lose. During this ordeal, there is a position called sonkyo (crouching). In modern kendo sonkyo is often called the “lion’s position”, and Read More