Category Archives: General

Bad Posture? Adopt the Samurai Posture

If you work at your computer or spend a lot of time sitting down, there may be a time when you realize that you are too hunched over. We’ve[... ]

How Samurai Discipline Can Skyrocket Your Productivity in 1 Week

For a samurai, discipline was a fundamental part of life. As necessary as air, as valuable as gold. The ability to control one’s emotions and impulses in pursuit of[... ]

5 Things We Learned From The Last Samurai

The Last Samurai is one of the most relevant samurai films in Western culture. Although its idealization of the samurai class is currently being questioned, as is the fact[... ]

Close Netflix: 5 Samurai Movies You Should Watch Before You Die

In this list you will discover some of the most impressive samurai movies that have ever existed. Samurai films are a rarity— it is more common to come across[... ]

We Compared Famous Western & Japanese Swords

We Compared Famous Western & Japanese Swords   For today’s post we decided to take a look at famous medieval swords, both Western and Japanese. On both sides of the[... ]

What Aikido Can Teach You about Life

Aikido is one of the most original and current Japanese martial arts. Its fame in the West is due to some very prestigious schools, as well as to some[... ]