January 23, 2012

Only 10 days left to apply for an ISC sholarship

The International Shintaido College is offering scholarships to the 2012 International Gasshuku to be held July 3-6, 2012. But you have to act soon! The deadline for applications is in 10 days.

From Connie Borden:

Dear all,

A reminder that 1 February 2012 is deadline to submit applications for shintaido scholarships.

The ISC board will make decisions by 1 March 2012.

Graduates and Instructors are eligible to apply:


Connie Borden

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January 20, 2012

Shintaido Northeast Kangeiko Photos Online

Photos from Kangeiko, which was held January 14-15 at the Shintaido Farm, have been posted to:


Thank you to Stephen Billias and Keiko Tsukahara for the photos!

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January 19, 2012

Lao-Tzu on Water

Nothing in the world is softer and weaker than water;
But for attacking the hard and strong, there is nothing like it!
For nothing can take its place.
Ė Lao-Tzu

Donít forget to register soon! Reserve your place today with a $100 non-refundable deposit with any balance due by May 31, 2012.

To register: http://2012.shintaido.org/registration

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January 18, 2012

Pacific Shintaido Kangeiko 2012 Photos Online

Jim Sterling has posted photos from Kangeiko, which was held January 14-16 in the San Francisco Bay Area, to:


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January 12, 2012

January 2012 Body Dialogue Now Online!

The January issue of Body Dialogue is now available online. Articles in this issue are:

  • Announcement from ISC Board of Directors
  • Reflections on Shintaido/Taimyo/Life Exercise by various Shintaido Practitioners
  • 2012 International Shintaido Gasshuku Update by Cheryl Williams
  • An Inspiration from Carole Brouillette by Carole Brouillette
  • The Seven Teachings of Water by Kanbei Kuroda by H. F. Ito
  • Sword Play by Stephen Billias
For those interested in publishing articles in the next issue, submissions are due by May 15, 2012. Please send your articles, poems and/or pictures to the editor at: newsletter@shintaido.org.

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January 01, 2012

Early registration for the 2012 International Gasshuku has been extended!

Happy New Year! We hope you enjoyed the holidays and are looking forward to 2012!

In response to numerous requests, we have extended early registration. If you make a non-refundable deposit of $100 by February 29th, the total gasshuku fee is $470 USD. To register: 2012.shintaido.org/registration

We appreciate those who have made an effort to sign up already and hope youíll understand we are trying to make this event as affordable as possible to all who wish to attend.

Please spread the news in your Shintaido community and help us bring as many people together for the 2012 Shintaido International Gasshuku.

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