The description of The Shorinji Kempo Martial Technique
Technically, Shorinji Kempo is a martial art that teaches the mastery of different martial arts in a balanced way. That is, Shorinji Kempo not only focuses on the mastery of just one technique, as it is in most other martial arts. In his learning, Shorinji Kempo teaches three kinds of techniques, namely: Goho, Juho, and Seiho. Goho is a martial arts technique that is hard, the martial arts techniques that contain elements in the form of punches, kicks, and tangkisan.selanjutnya isJuho, is the opposite of Goho. This technique contains elements in the form of dings, locks and throws. While the last is Seiho, is a technique consisting of massage and totokan done on a particular part of the human body.Teknik this can be used as a means of treatment and can also be used to immobilize the opponent. But this technique will be taught when a Kenshi (Practitioner Shorinji Kempo) has been able to master Goho and Juho perfectly. But not only that, Shorinji Kempo not only teaches the physical formation from outside. But also train the formation of ability and strength of self from within body. In Shorinji Kempo there is a method of training in the form of meditation or in Japanese disbut with Za zen.
Form of exercise in the form of merging the arrangement of the breath, with the concentration of mind accompanied with self-calm.Sehingga expected with a combination of exercise, can be achieved balance of ability and strength of self from outside or from within the body.
In addition, Shorinji Kempo has its own uniqueness that sets it apart from other martial arts. This lies in the characteristics of this martial art technique. In the implementation and application of the technique, it is preferred to avoid and deflect the opponent's attack, then if necessary reply attack. In attacking, a Kenshi Shorinji Kempo does not need to be glued in the strengthening of physical strength alone. But also must pay attention to Atemi Nogo Yosho (Five element of attack) that is: weakness point on human body, target distance, angle of attack, attack speed and determination. If the five elements of the attack are fulfilled it will produce a great influence on the opponent. Further, Kempo's techniques show that in its application, it contains elements of love and saying and compassion and is done in order to control and subdue the opponent but without hurting much less to kill him.