Dec
30

Video: Tokimune Takeda, Daito-ryu Headmaster, and successor of Sokaku Takeda

Sokaku Takeda’s son, Tokimune, was his father’s successor and instrumental in the spread of Daito-ryu in Japan in the postwar era. One of his leading students, Katsuyuki Kondo, was the only person to have received Menkyo Kaiden certification from Tokimune Sensei. Here Tokimune Sensei demonstrates a high-level Daito-ryu technique against multiple attackers c. 1980.

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