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“KATA” THE DATABASE OF KARATE

Home Work      (Tick as you go.)

Downloadable List - click here for Kata list Print off.

 

 

No.

Grade

Belt Colour

Kata

1

9th. Kyu

Red Tab

Taikyoku Shodan

 

 

 

 

3

8th. Kyu

Yellow

Taikyoku Sandan

 

 

 

 

4

7th. Kyu

Orange

Heian Shodan

 

 

 

 

5

6th. Kyu

Green

Heian Nidan

 

 

 

 

6

5th. Kyu

Blue

Heian Sandan

 

 

 

 

7

4th. Kyu

Purple

Heian Yondan

8

4th. Kyu

Purple

Heian Godan

 

 

 

 

9

3rd. Kyu

Brown 1st

Jiin  

10

3rd. Kyu

Brown 1st

Tekki Shodan

 

 

 

 

11

2nd. Kyu

Brown 2nd

Tekki Nidan

 

 

 

 

12

1st.Kyu

Brown 3rd

Bassai-Dai

13

1st. Kyu

Brown 3rd

Tekki Sandan

No.

Grade

14

1st Dan

Black

Gankaku

15

1st Dan

Black

Bassai-Sho

16

1st Dan

Black

Jion

17

1st Dan

Black

Kanku-Dai

 

 

 

 

18

List One

Black

Jitte

19

List One

Black

Hangetsu

20

List One

Black

Empi

21

List One

Black

Chinte

22

List One

Black

Kanku Sho

 

 

 

 

23

List Two

Black

Sochin

24

List Two

Black

Nijushiho

25

List Two

Black

Meikyo

26

List Two  

Black

Unsu

 

 

 

 

27

List Two

Black

Gojushiho- Dai

28

List Two  

Black

Gojushiho-Sho

29

List Two  

Black

Wankan

 

 

 

 

Kata below were devised by Sensei Asai - We use them for practice.

 30 Black Junro Shodan
  31 Black Junro nidan
  32 Black Junro Sandan
  33 Black Junro Yondan
  34 Black Junro Godan
 
Kata below are Shuto-Ryu Kata,  we also use these for practice for Dan Grades.
35 Black Matsukaze
36 Black Jurokono
37 Black Saifa
38

Black

Seienchin

39 Black Annanko

40

 

Black

Seipai

41

 

Black

Kururunfa

 

Downloadable Kata List

Meaning of Kata

Ten no Kata: Kata of the Universe.

Taikyoku : First cause. (1- 2 - 3)

Heian:  Way of Peace ( Shodan- Nidan- Sandan- Yondan- Godan.

Tekki: Iron horse, Horse riding (Shodan -  Nidan -  Sandan)

Bassai dai and sho: Penetrate the Fortress.

Kanku Dai & Sho: Viewing the Sky.

Hangutsu: Half moon.

Gankaku: Heron on a Rock.

Empi: Flying Swallow.

Jion: Temple of the same name.

Jutte: Ten hands.

Nijushiho: 24 techniques/steps.

Ji'in: Saint with the same name.

Meikyo: Mirror of the soul.

Sochin: Keeping the peace.

Chinte: Incredible Hands.

Wankan: King's Crown.

Unsu: Parting the Clouds.

Gojushiho: 54 techniques/steps.

(Dai: Major; Sho: Minor)

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