International Seminar of Budō Culture

The 30th International Seminar of Budo Culture (2018)


This seminar, aimed at foreign budo practitioners who live in Japan, and japanese practitioners designed to deepen the understanding of historical philosophic and scientific aspects of budo to increase our mutual friendship and internationalize our traditional culture.
This seminar will also teach the theories and techniques of budo.

International Seminar of Budo Culture
Date Friday, March 9 to Sunday, March 11, 2018
Venue Nippon Budokan Training Center/582 Sawakura,Katsuura City,Chiba.
Criteria for Participation (1) Participants must be over 18 years of age, resident in Japan, be practising Budo with at least the rank of Shodan, and be able to communicate in Japanese or English as these will be the languages in which instruction is given.
(2) Japanese participants should be over 18 years of age, be able to speak English at conversational level, and at least hold the rank of Shodan in a Budo art. In principle he or she should be recommended by an affiliate organisation of the Japanese Budo Association.
Number of participants 120
(100 non-Jpanese.and 20 Japanese In principle,first time participants will be given preference if the number of applicants exceeds the limit.)
Participation fee 5,400yen (incld.tax)
For further information Please send a post card or fax to the following.
Please include the words “Request for Budo Seminar information”

【Address inquiries】
Promotions Division Nippon Budokan Foundation

The organizers will be responsible for accommodation and meals during the seminar at the designated accommodation facility.
Participants must pay their own travel expenses.