Dojo Kun

English | Japanese

All students, teachers and professors of Shorinjiryu should memorize and internalize the motto and school principles. The motto and school principles act as guides to help us maintain a strong and ethical character.

The Motto of Shorinjiryu Karatedo is: “Dojo Gi Gyo Sei Ki”

Spiritual Development of Individuality In Mind And Body

The School Principles are:

  1. Maintain Propriety, Etiquette, Dignity And Grace.
  2. Gain Self Understanding By Tasting The True Meaning Of Combat.
  3. Search For Pure Principles Of Being: Truth, Justice, and Beauty.
  4. Exercise A Positive Personality That Is To Say Confidence, Courage And Determination;
  5. Always Seek To Develop The Character Further Aiming Towards Perfection And Complete Harmony With Creation.