Tag: Dim Mak

The Clinch

The Clinch

July 22, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

  Tie them up It is a natural process in a fight in the ring, but more prevalent on the streets. Lets face it, no one wants a punch in the head… as a person begins any fight there is a flurry of head shots that first appear from both sides.  The natural reaction is […]

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Finger Tip KO

Finger Tip KO

July 15, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

  “Single Blade of Grass Hand” One of the 6 Ji hands is named the “Single Blade of Grass Hand”. The “Single Blade of Grass Hand” is a unique hand position pictured above is in many arts but unfortunately locked it the thought of the practitioner or teaching that you only strike with the finger […]

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Ankle KO

Ankle KO

July 8, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

    Ankle KO Targets of the Monkey (Bubishi) part 3 of 3 Two issues ago we started a small exploration of some Kyusho Applications and how they could result in a Kyusho Knockout… on the leg.  In the first segment we covered a Kyusho KO that is possible with a single strike to the […]

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Tensho

Tensho

July 1, 2016 | By | 2 Comments

  Tensho – “Turning Palms” Follow all link as as they are directed you several video offerings… many free from YouTube, some more involved here on Kyusho.com One of the more well known kata in Goju-Ryu, Tensho is derived from the Chinese form of “Rokkishu”.  Unlike Sanchin, which is almost identical to its Chinese counterpart, Tensho […]

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Leg KO’s

Leg KO’s

June 24, 2016 | By | 1 Comment

    Targets of the Monkey (Bubishi)     In last month’s issue we covered a Kyusho KO that is possible with a single strike to the leg. The target was a combination of nerve and vascular tissue just behind the bend of the knee.  It is, as is this month’s writing, the targets of […]

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Blood Toxins

Blood Toxins

June 22, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Ginger Wednesdays Kyusho (Vital Point) for wellness. Ginger (Zingiber officinale) is the most widely used dietary condiment in the world today. It’s actually part of the plant family that includes turmeric and cardamom, which may explain why the health benefits of ginger are so extraordinary. The Chinese and Indians have used ginger tonics to treat […]

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Private Instruction

Private Instruction

June 20, 2016 | By

  Your Private Lesson A one hour personal consulting service on anything Kyusho. These are 1 hour personal Skype conversations with Evan Pantazi that will be catered to your interests as they relate to ANYTHING within the diverse range of topics covered at www.kyusho.com, DVD’s, Interviews or Past Courses… or even how to set up or host a course.   […]

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Rooting for Kyusho

Rooting for Kyusho

June 17, 2016 | By | 1 Comment

  Myth or Useful? We cannot blindly follow any one, we must always search the truth through experience. So many Martial Artists, expound the the great secret of rooting for Martial Application, could this be another myth? Well for health, wellness, physical Strength and many other benefits, rooting is important.  Rooting is mainly found in […]

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Cavity Press

Cavity Press

June 10, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Not Point Press…  All Kyusho and Dim Mak targets are in deeper body cavities, not on a superficial level or even a specific “point” that’s just the way it is.  They are real anatomical structures that nature protects with overlaying muscle, tendon, bone, fascia, skin. Some of these are organs, some are vascular structures, others […]

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Kyusho a Style

Kyusho a Style

June 3, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

  Not a traditional one…. Yes Kyusho is a style, but a style of individuality. Style is a manner of focus, be it striking, grappling, locking, throwing, evasion, etc.. However most traditional styles all focus on the exterior of the body, appendages, head and trunk. Kyusho’s style is in attacking the interior of the body, […]

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