Welcome to Kosho Kempo

 Kosho Shorei Ryu Kempo is much more than a form martial arts. It is the study of universal laws and natural principles. This site is designed for the Kosho practioner to further their understanding and knowledge of basics of Kosho. However practioners of many different styles of martial arts will find a lot of useful information.

History contains some of the most famous martial arts, including James Mitose (Kosho), Robert Trias (Shuri-Ryu), Gichin Funakoshi (Shotokan), Morihei Ueshiba (Aikido) and many more to come.

Terminology gives common Japanese terms you may hear in a dojo and translates them into english.

Forms include many of the common kata’s taught in Kosho, translated them into english and provides background information as to their origin.