New Zealand Taikai 2018
Duncan,Minako and Kai are pleased to introduce Ricky Charles Stewart.
Born 5th December 2017.
Nagato Dai Shihan will visit New Zealand for the first time!
Nagato Sensei will teach a three day Taikai hosted by Anthony Netzler in Auckland. The event will take place on the Easter Long Weekend in 2018.
An exhibition explaining fact from fiction
An exhibition of Ninja photos, Calligraphy by Soke Masaaki Hatsumi, Scrolls, Ninja Weapons, Ninja Tools, Samurai Armour, Kimono, Ninja Clothing and more, is planned to be held at the Dojo in the near future.
Invitation Only. Details will be announced here.
Dai Shihan awarded to Duncan Stewart by Hatsumi Sensei
Tasmania Instructor on his 30th Anniversary of training in the Bujinkan was awarded the title of Dai Shihan ( great teacher ).
Duncan was in Japan for a month in March 2018 when he was awarded the certificate at the Honbu.
Duncan, Minako and Kai are pleased to announce the arrival of Ricky. Everyone is healthy and happy. Ricky will be making appearances at the dojo soon ;)
Experience at the Dojo
Minako Stewart will perform the Tea ceremony ( Omote Senke )
for students who graduate to Shodan ( blackbelt ) and at special events when scheduled.
This is a great opportunity to experience traditional Japanese culture that was also appreciated and often mastered by the Samurai of feudal Japan.
Ninja Children's Book to be published by Duncan Stewart
JDuncan Stewart is writing and publishing a new children's book about the Ninja. The title is " The fluey Pooey Ninja." Illustrations are by Esteban Diaz of the Bujinkan Argentina.
The story explains the ninja and follows a young new spy on his first mission. He starts becoming sick with a fever. His nose is running and he is sneezing a lot. There are boogies, farts, poo's, swords,saamurai and stars. This book has it all!
Publication is before Christmas 2018