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The Honbu Dojo — the World Headquarters for Shinkendo Japanese swordsmanship, Toyama Ryu, Aikido and Aikibujutsu. Our school teaches the traditional fighting arts of the samurai.

Honbu instructors typically have a minimum of 10 years of experience training at the Honbu Dojo:

  • Yukishiro Obata-nidai soke;
  • Michiyo Obata-soke hosa;
  • Michishiro Obata-soke hosa;
  • Yoko Obata-soke hosa;
  • James Huang-sensei;
  • Gabriel Koneta-sensei;
  • Nicholas Lauridsen-sensei;
  • Matthew Lynch-sensei;
  • Masaji Saito-sensei;
  • Michael C. Shu-sensei.

Private Instruction with Obata-kaiso is also available.

320 East 2nd Street
Los Angeles, CA
626-688-7540
  • Little Tokyo/Arts District (1100 ft)
  • Spring Street/1st Street (2000 ft)
  • El Monte Busway/Alameda (2400 ft)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
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