Kata System

 

Gekisai Dai Ichi
  • To destroy introduction No1
  • Storm the Fortress
  • Conquer and Occupy
Gekisai Dai Ni
  • To destroy introduction No2
Saifa
  • To destroy by pounding/pulverizing
  • Break into Pieces
SeiyunchinSeienchin
  • Pulling/Grasping/Unbalancing
  • Attack the Rebellious Outpost
  • Suppress and Retreat
  • Control and Attack
ShisochinShisoojin
  • To destroy in 4 different directions
  • 4 Way Battle
Sanseru
  • 36 hands
  • 6 x 6 Eyes/Ears/Nose/Tounge/ Body/Spirit
  • Colour/Voice/Taste/Smell/Touch/Justice
Sepai
  • 18 hands
  • 3 x 6
  • Good/Bad/Piece
  • Colour/Voice/Taste/Smell/Touch/Justice
Kururunfa
  • Holding on long and striking suddenly
  • Long step, stop, stepping slowly pause by pause.
SesanSeisan
  • 13 hands
  • 13 is a prime number and in China represents good luck and prosperity
Suparinpei
  • 108 hands
  • 3 x 36
  • 3 as in Seisan and 36 as in Sanseru
  • Special significance to Buddhism and believes man has 108 evil passions
Sanchin
  • 3 Battles
  • 3 way battle
Tensho
  • Rotating palms