Pinan Katas

Pinan is the Okinawan pronunciation of the kanji characters for peace and relaxation (pronounced Heian in Japanese). Though the physical moves of kata involve techniques used for fighting, the purpose of kata is to develop a calm, peaceful mind and harmony between the mind and body.

Pinan Sono Ichi

Pinan Sono Ni

Pinan Sono San

Pinan Sono Yon

Pinan Sono Go

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