Famous Budoka of Japan: Sekiun Harigaya Founder of Mujushin Kenjutsu

Mujushin kenjutsu, well-known as a style of “mind” kenjutsu (swordsmanship), was founded by Sekiun Harigaya. The details of Sekiun Harigaya’s birth and origins are unclear, but the late-Edo period swordsman Shirai Toru Giken (founder of Tenshin Heiho and a great admirer of the Mujushin kenjutsu tradition) appended the following estimates of Sekiun’s personal history—likely based on his own research—to his Tenshin Roku:

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