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Samurai Dance Experience
Fabled warriors, the Samurai are synonymous with Japan. While romanticised in battle with their katana swords, a Samurai’s discipline was built around etiquette and stylised dance. This private lesson will teach you some exciting Samurai movements.
Today you will make your own way to a dojo in central Kyoto using public transport. On arrival, your teacher will help you learn about the life and etiquette of the Samurai warrior, aided by dressing you to look the part. Here you will learn some basic movements of Kenbu, a sword dance which aids stability and concentration and was an important part of a warrior’s training. There will be time for questions and photos, after which you can make your own way back to your hotel or continue your day in Kyoto independently.
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