Interview with Shibata Kanjuro, 20th headmaster of the Heki Bishu Chikurin lineage of Japanese archery (kyudo) and hereditary bowmaker to the Imperial House of Japan. Master Shibata discusses points of body coordination with shooting, meditative aspects, developments of kyudo, and his own history with the art.
SOURCE: Journal of Asian Martial Arts, Vol. 10 No. 1 (2001): 10 pages.