Immerse yourself in a 75-minute authentic Samurai Class, where the ancient meets the present. Begin your journey by donning traditional Tabi socks, setting the stage for an experience steeped in tradition. A captivating video will introduce you to the profound world of the Samurai, leading you to the heart of our course—the katana. This legendary sword is more than a weapon; it's a symbol of the Samurai's honor and discipline.
Adorn yourself in the Kimono or Hakama, the formal attire of the Samurai, and learn the respectful bow to commence your class. Under the guidance of skilled instructors, you'll practice wielding the katana with precision. If time allows, you'll also explore the elegant sensu folding fan, another significant aspect of Samurai culture.
Capture your transformation with a photo session in full Samurai attire, striking poses that resonate with the power and poise of these legendary warriors. Conclude your class with a bow, a sign of gratitude and respect, before you shed the layers of the Samurai and receive a certification honoring your participation.
Experience the dynamism of the Kenbu Show, a 40-minute presentation that embodies the spirit of Samurai through martial arts such as 'Toho' or 'Iai'. Witness a series of performances, from the fierce "Fushikian" to the stoic "ShijuShitishi", and the epic "Courageous Yoshitune". Navigate through Samurai history, observing sword techniques and the Samurai's daily nuances with a folding fan.
Learn about the solemn practices of 'Seppuku' or 'Harakiri', and enjoy the 'Shochikubai' fan performance, an ode to nature's pine, bamboo, and plum. The show culminates with the new style Kenbu 'Josai' or 'Kiso-Yoshinaka', a four-part series showcasing the Samurai's resolve, daily training, decisive battles, and the final conclusion. Post-performance, seize the opportunity for a photo op with the performers.
This condensed 10-minute Kenbu Show is a spectacle of martial artistry. Ideal for those combining it with our Samurai class, it offers a swift yet powerful glimpse into the essence of Kenbu. Engage in the art of 'Toho' or 'Iai', appreciate the fluid performance of Kenbu, and marvel at the disciplined sword techniques and fan handling that define the Samurai lifestyle. The session ends with a respectful bow, a signature close to the show.
Post-performance, seize the opportunity for a photo op with the performers.
For those who wish to feel the weight of history in their hands, guests who have not booked a class are invited to try swinging a sword themselves, under expert guidance.
Below are our cancellation charges for personal and commercial bookings.
The day before: 30% of the full amount
On the day: 100% cancellation charge of the full amount
6 days to 2 days before: 30% of the full amount
1 day before: 50% of the full amount
On the day of the booking: 100% of the full amount