Techniues that he was later incorporate into his newly system of skills which he named 'Kodokan In lectures Kano incorporate into his newly system of skills which he named 'Kodokan udo' In lectures Kano stated the following 'The ultimate object of studying udo is to train and cultivate body and mind through practice in attack and defense and by thus mastering the essentials of the art to attain perfection of oneself and bring benefits to the world' He had sought to create in udo therefore something positive out of something largely negative.
characters ß PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ Brian N. WatsonIn 1882 Kano opened his Kodokan in Tokyo where he taught ujutsu to his first class of nine students
His choice of the name 'Kodokan' symbolizes precocity in one sochoice of the name 'Kodokan' symbolizes precocity in one so and is highly significant for it means 'the institute where one is guided along the road to follow in life' that is to say a road that one travels as a means of self cultivation which Kano regarded as the optimum way to live one's life This cultivation however can only be attained following long years of Raining made with vigorous exertion effort
to reach goal self perfectionAt the age of twenty four Kano abruptly gave up the teachingreach the ultimate goal self perfectionAt the age of twenty four Kano abruptly gave up the teaching this ancient and altogether brutal activity and never taught ujutsu again In his attempt to create for the modern age a non violent spiritually inspiring antagonistic art he carried out research on several styles of ujutsu Primarily in the interests of both safety and practicality he altered and added his own devices to the. ,