The KNBK – Kokusai Nippon Budo Kai is an international organization dedicated to the preservation and continuation of the teachings of traditional Japanese koryu and gendai martial arts. Our primary focus is the preservation of the teachings of Masaoka Kazumi / Miura Takeyuki / Shimabukuro Masayuki of the Seito Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu Iai Heiho through it’s direct transmission over 21 generations. The KNBK also preserves the teachings of Shindo Muso Ryu Jojutsu and the associated sogo bujutsu, Onno Ha Itto Ryu Kenjutsu and other modern forms of Japanese and Okinawan martial arts.
KNBK Founding Chairman Emeritus & Soshihan – Miura Takeyuki Hidefusa, Hanshi
KNBK First Chairman & Soshihan – Shimabukuro Masayuki Hidenobu, Hanshi
KNBK Current Chairman & Soshihan – Carl E. Long, Hanshi
The headquarters office of the KNBK is located at:
390 Tioga Ave.
Kingston, PA 18704