The Bushikan karate logo is based on the simplicity of the Japanese kanji of Ki surrounded by a solid circle. The character Ki represents the vast concepts of spirit, energy, and mind. These three concepts are very interrelated not only in the marrtial arts but also in the Bushikan Dojo. One of them without the others will lose the main purpose of the training.
is what guides the practitioner through the difficult way of Budo.
It ultimately brings out the optimal increase of their internal energy.
Ki as a concept of energy has such a profound meaning that it has
been the subject of numerous studies by many martial artists. They
point out the enormous importance of Ki in the different martial arts.
The extent of the meaning of Ki ranges from the concept of the simple
sense of the energy transmitted during a regular training session
between the Sensei (instructor), and the gakusei (students), to the
concept of the physical and mental internal energy developed by the
practitioner expressed and materialized in the actual waza (technique),
depending on the martial art practiced.The
solid circle enclosing the character Ki represents the confinements
or preservation of the concept of Ki within ourself.
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