Thread: yamato ryu
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Old 02-02-2012, 12:58 PM   #2
Ellis Amdur
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Re: yamato ryu

The translators misread the name. It is actually Daiwa-ryu. The author is also known as Sato Kinbei. He claimed myriads of menkyo kaiden. 14, if I recall. Among them is Daito-ryu. I forget who his teacher was. He also claimed a surfeit of certificates in Chinese martial arts. He made an amalgam of all he studied. Thsts his Daiwa.

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