The Tsuru-Dachi is the position of the crane that is applied opposite to an armed individual. To understand this sequence there is needed the overall knowledge of the place of the birth of the same one. Nowadays it executes in a simplified mode.
As a practice, one has to try to jump to the longest possible distance backward and to recover quickly the position jumping the same or more distance forwards.
It's the typical technique of Uechi-Ryu. It catch and introduce the Shishisen
to the side (among ribs). It is care for the way of hitting avoiding the
trembling of the tips of the fingers, which is always ascendant stabbing
to only a single point with precision.
11. TSURU-DACHI, HIJI, RIKEN, SHOUKEN-ZUKI
It's the combination of Hiza and Shouken. Following the previous technique,
it takes advantage of the circumstance of the adversary to continue the
later hits with more hardness. The place of impact of the Hiza is the face
and the Shouken reaches to the vital point of the lateral part of the head.
SHISHISEN (CHUDAN NUKI )
In the oficial Bunkai (which is required for the examination of degrees), this kick is realized individually without accompany any additional technique. But itfs understandable the real meaning of this technique combining it with the following sequence.
The Kentsui technique is coordinated and adjusts with the circular movement
of Mawashi-uke. The practice consists to
feel the force of the circular motion of both hands and approach the speed
of Kentsui to the maximum.
It is the technique to catch and to hit with the vertical Hiji. In a circumstance of confrontation with an armed adversary, there is needed a faster speed than a opponent. For it, there is applied the technique of the gravity displacement to reduce the Hiji's trajectory to as linearly as possible. It has to combine with the subsequent hit of Chuken or Shishisen to the opponentLs face.
The Furinki is a very particular technique that hits to the genitals. To
cause a major and vibrant effect, the wrist keeps flexible and the hand
in an oval form, itfs not hit and pick the genitals with rigid fingers.
5. MOROTE SHISHISEN, TSUKAMI
It's the technique against grip. Technically it is similar to the previous
one, the difference is that uses both hands to facilitate the subsequent
catch. In time of apply the Hiza has to deflect of the Seichusen (the central
axis) only a head of distance and Hiza can be executed to the centerline
of the opponent.
The Morote Shisen (Nukite) is the same that is executed at the beginning of Sanchin. To be able to move a heavy person, locate the exact points to hit and to grab. It is never use force for their execution.
The Tsukiage means to hit upwards. The hit is realized in circular and not linear. In the final part of the technique catches the opponent face with the claw of tiger.
Officially there exists two Bunkai (analyses of application) for the degrees exam, one is elementary (for Kyu) and the other is advanced (for Dan).
Logically all the Katas have a Bunkai, but the real application will be understood only by the original Katas and not by the simplified versions.
The temples are hit circularly from the exterior. It has to pay attention
to the movement that is not seen which there is a defense during the execution
of this technique.
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