Danzan Ryu JuJutsu Rank Requirements

Danzan Ryu JuJutsu Rank Requirements

Rokyu

Shisei, (stances), Chugaeri, (Rolls), Ukemi, (Falls) Sutemi,(Sacrifice techniques). Yawara

Gokyu

Shisei (Stances), Chugaeri (Rolls) Ukemi (Falls), Sutemi (Sacrifice Techniques),Yawara,Nage, as well as name recognition

 

Yonkyu

The Yonenbu no Kata (Children’s Forms) are usually taught at the Yonkyu level, but it is up to the discretion of the instructor

Shime: Kata as well as from an assault

Seven (7) Kappo Techniques

 

Sankyu

Oku: Kata as well as from an assault

Atemi techniques (striking, blocking, and kicking)

Tetsu-Sen no maki (Iron fan)

 

Nikyu

Fujin Goshin no Maki (Women’s self-defense)

Honbo no Maki (Half staff)

Daito no Maki (Sword)

 

Ikkyu

Tanju no Maki (Gun)

Tanto no Maki (Knife)

Kiai no Maki (Demo-Cocentration techniques)

Fusegi Jutsu ( The art of Defense or Prevention)

 

Shodan                                                                             Minimum of one year at this level 

Minimum of 18 years of age

Nihon Kaifuku Anma (Japanese restoration Anma)

Must be able to teach Nikyu requirements

11 Kappo Techniques

Danzan Ryu no Kata

Shinin no Maki (Scroll of the Masculine Spirit)(Confidence)

Show an understanding of the principles of Danzan Ryu and its applications

demonstrate all of the techniques required up to this point in training

 

Nidan (Instructor level)                                    Minimum of one year at this level

Must be able to teach Shodan requirements 

Shinyo no Maki (Scroll of of the Yang spirit)(Power)

GoshinJutsu (Self-defense)

 

Sandan                                                                  Minimum of two years at this level 

Must be able to teach Shodan requirements 

Shinrai no Maki (Scroll of reliability)(Trust)

Seifukujitsu (Restoration and replacement techniques)

Keisatsu Gijutsu (Police arts)

 

Yodan                                                                   Minimum of three years at this level 

Must be able to teach Nidan requirements

Shingen no Maki (Scroll of the Original Spirit)(Humility)

 

Godan                                                                    Minimum of four years at this level

Must be able to teach Sandan requirements 

Live and Pass on the Esoteric Principles of Master Henry Seishiro Okazaki and the Danzan Ryu system

Practical understanding of the practical application of the ‘tools’ of the Danzan Ryu System

 

Rokyudan                                                           Minimum of four years at this level 

Must be able to teach Yodan requirements 

Attend events that support the propation of Danzan Ryu

 

Shichidan                                                            Minimum of five years at this level

Must be able to teach Godan requirements.

Support the American Jujitsu Institute through attending events and propagating the Danzan Ryu system of martial arts

 

Hachidan                                                              Minimum of five years at this level 

Teacher of teachers

This level is for the propagation of all of the Danzan Ryu system and one must be able to teach at the highest level

 

Kudan                                                                 Minimum of five years at this level

Master teacher 

Service and propagation of the teachings of Master Henry Seishiro Okazaki 

 

Judan

Service and propagation of the Danzan Ryu System of Henry Seishiro Okazaki