Category Archives: tsuru

Kyudo Notebook: Maintenance

The other day I noticed that the kusune protecting the tsuru-makura on my glove (kake) had worn away a bit, so my teacher fixed it this morning so I wanted to make a note of how it was done. It’s … Continue reading

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Kyudo Update: Pandora’s Box

Seems I’ve opened the proverbial gift box with the exploration of the index finger. Tenouchi appears to be one of those topics on which everyone has a different opinion. Many of the ryuha seem to be divided on the basis … Continue reading

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Kyudo Notebook: Diagnosis Confirmed

A while back I mentioned a weird phenomenon that had popped up at a taikai. What I didn’t mention was that we shot rissha there. Yesterday we had an impromptu competition just among the people who happened to be there, … Continue reading

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