Naginata Jutsu Syallabus

Provided here is a list of all Techniques (called Waza in class).
In addition to these Waza we also practice Tameshigiri, Japanese test cutting. Live blades (sharp) are used to cut rolled straw mats.

Kiri

Takane
Tomoe
Kesanagiharai
Gyaku Kesanagiharai
Suiheinagiharai or Yokoichimonjinagiharai
Hinerizuki

Cuts

Water Wheel
Windmill
Down Angle
Up Angle
Horizontal
Thrust

Shoden Naginata Kata Kumitachi

Minamo
Dogiri
Shingetsu
Musou
Sen Pu
Musumi Kiri
Naiginata Koju
Naginata Zouri
Zasho
Fujisan

First Transmission Naginata vs Sword

Surface of Water
Body Cut
Heart like the Moon
No Conception
Whirlwind
Cutting the Knot
Naginata Life-span
Naginata Sandals
Seated Singing
Mount Fuji

Kamae

Kowaki
Chudan
Geidan
Waki
Hasso
Joudan

Postures

Basic Stance
Middle
Low
Side
Perceptive
Raised

Ryu no Bu

Hatsunagi
Yamato Emaki
Ryu En
Nami Tsumi
Kogarashi

Dragon's Section

First Reap
Scroll of Japan
Inspired by Waves
Circular Flow
Autumn Wind

Tora no Bu

Hi Omote
Futae no Nagiri
Hisho
Nihen Gaeshi
Nishiki Goromo
Naginata Hozuki
Funa Watashi

Tiger's Section

The Front of the Sun
Double Reaping
Soaring
Return To
Clothes of Brocade
Naginata Gooseberry
Ferryboat Crossing