UDA SCHOOL(宇多派)

UDA SCHOOL(宇多派) was a Japanese sword school founded by Kunimitsu(国光) in Ecchu. Region Ecchu province(Toyama prefecture today) Active The late Kamakura to the Muromachi period. Famous Swordsmiths [...]

MUTSU-KAMI KANEYASU(陸奥守包保)

MUTSU-KAMI KANEYASU(陸奥守包保) was a Japanese swordsmith born in Yamato and worked in Settsu and Shinano province.  Region Yamato, Settsu, and Shinano province (Nara,Osaka, and Nagano prefecture [...]

KANABO SCHOOL(金房派)

KANABO SCHOOL(金房派) was a Japanese sword school founded in Komori of Yamato province. Region Yamato province (Nara prefecture today) Active The middle to the late Muromachi period. Famous [...]

RYUMON SCHOOL(龍門派)

RYUMON SCHOOL(龍門派) was a Japanese sword school founded by Nobuyoshi(延吉) in Yoshino of  Yamato province. Region Yamato province (Nara prefecture today) Active  Kamakura period. Famous Swordsmiths [...]

SHIZU SABURO KANEUZI(志津三郎兼氏)

SHIZU SABURO KANEUZI(志津三郎兼氏) was a Japanese swordsmith in Mino province. He is also known as O-Shizu(大志津). Region Mino province (Gifu prefecture today) Active Kamakura period to Nanbokucho [...]

YAMATO Tradition(大和伝)

Yamato Tradition, also known as Yamato-den, refers to the 5 schools developed in Yamato province. It also refers to the common characteristics of the 5 schools. Region Yamato(Nara prefecture [...]

SENJUIN SCHOOL(千手院派)

  SENJUIN SCHOOL(千手院派)  was a Japanese sword school founded by Yukinobu (行信) near the Senjuin temple, Yamato province(大和). Region Yamato province (Nara prefecture today) Active Late Heian [...]

TAIMA SCHOOL(当麻派)

TAIMA SCHOOL(当麻派) was a Japanese sword school founded by Kunimitsu (国光) in Yamato province(大和). Region Yamato province (Nara prefecture today) Active Late Kamakura period(1185-1333) to the [...]

HOSHO SCHOOL(保昌派)

HOSHO SCHOOL(保昌派) was a Japanese sword school founded by Kunimitsu (国光) in Yamato province(大和). Region Yamato province (Nara prefecture today) Active Late Kamakura period(1185-1333) to Muromachi [...]