Dojo Kun

"Training Hall Rules"

Senior instructors at the JKA HQ in Japan have developed the Dojo Kun, or "Hall Rules" in its english equivalent. These are rules for students to be the best possible person they can be, both within and outside the physical training environment.

Jinkaku kansei ni tsutomuru koto
Seek perfection of character


Makoto no michi o mamoru koto
Be sincere


Doryoku no seishin o yashinau koto
Put maximum effort into everything you do


Reigi o omonzuru koto
Respect others


Kekki no yuu o imashimuru koto
Develop self-control