Thread: Jo vs. Bo
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Old 10-13-2011, 07:31 AM   #5
Demetrio Cereijo
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Re: Jo vs. Bo

Mary Malmros wrote: View Post
They've got different roots. The bo's origins are Okinawan (ryukyu kobujutsu), the jo styles are Japanese and originated with Muso Gonnosuke. In other words, one is Japanese and one is not.
Not really.

There is bōjutsu in japanese schools not related to okinawan styles.
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