To Kendoka, Shinai is an extremely close and essential tool, impossible to do without. However, its history, manufacturing process, etc. are relatively unknown.
Shinai has supported the development of Kendo. Along with following the history of Shinai , this film introduces its manufacturing processes and special characteristics.
In addition, as a separate feature, maintenance of Shinai is introduced in detail.
Chapter 1 Birth of the Shinai
Chapter 2 Establishment of Modern Kendo
Chapter 3 From Meiji to Showa
Chapter 4 Present of Shinai
Maintenance of Shinai
Shown on December 11th, 2005 as "The 3rd Kendo Cultural Lecture "
Product Dimensions: 136mm x 190mm x 15mm
Shipping Weight: About 100 g
Run Time: 63 minutes
Release Date: 12/2004