Sosai Mas Oyama
大山倍達総裁

Hanshi Steve Arneil
アルニル範士

What is Kyokushin karate?

To some, it is a way to develop and maintain physical strength and learn effective self-defense techniques. To others, it is much more than that. Kyokushin karate is a way of life that transcends the physical aspects of training. Kyokushin karate is Budō Karate 武道空手.

Budo Karate

The Spirit of Osu  押忍の精神

'Osu' is the one word that you'll hear the most in a Kyokushin dojo or at a Kyokushin tournament. Read...

The Kyokushin Dōjō Kun
道場訓 (Training Hall Oath)

Eleven Mottos
座右の銘十一個条

Kyokushin Symbols
極真表象

Kyokushin Kata
極真型

Kyokushin Glossary
極真専門用語集