UKAI SCHOOL(宇甘派)

UKAI SCHOOL(宇甘派 or 鵜飼派) was a Japanese sword school founded by Unsho(雲生) in Ukai of Bizen province. Since the school’s smiths had TORIJI(通字) of KUMO/UN (雲) in common, they were as known as [...]

AOE SCHOOL(青江派)

AOE SCHOOL(青江派) was a Japanese sword school founded by Moritsugu(守次) in Bitchu province.  Region Bicchu province (Okayama prefecture today) Active Late Heian (1120-1293) to Muromachi period [...]