Maniwa Nen-ryu

Systems: kenjutsu (odachi), naginatajutsu, sojutsu, yadomejutsu
Date founded: 1368
Founded by: Soma Shiro Yoshimoto, later known as Nen Ami Jion
Present representative/headmaster: Higuchi Sadahito, 25th headmaster
Primarily located in: Maniwa Village, Yoshii Town, Gunma


Resources
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Photo  Bill Jensen (left) and Matsumoto Sadayoshi demonstrating kenjutsu ( habiki)
Nihon Kobudo Shinkokai Hono Embu, Meiji Shrine, 11/3/96
Book  "Field Guide to the Classical Japanese Martial Arts"
in Koryu Bujutsu
Book  "Maniwa Nen-ryu"
in Old School by Ellis Amdur
Photo  Naginata technique, demonstrated by Hori Toshio (left) and Bill Jensen
14th Nihon Kobudo Embu Taikai, Riverside Sports Center, Tokyo, April 1996

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Article  Article at Koryu.com
Book  Book review at Koryu.com
Picture  Photograph at Koryu.com
Video  Link to video
Link  Link to other web site
e-mail  E-Mail reference

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