Linked Article: Nahate Heresy

Mario McKenna has posted some very salient observations on the growing trend of slapping dubious historical connections and illustrious names together in order to sell a place/school as “the” origin of this type of karate or that. Give it a look for a very clear-headed perspective on the recent effort to increase tourism in Fuzhou by hyping it up as the birthplace of Goju Ryu.

Nahate Heresy

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One response to “Linked Article: Nahate Heresy

  1. It is difficult to determine where everything started and word of mouth is only as good as any person’s memory. How could you really prove or disprove an association unless it was written down in the past.

    Without written proof, you are just guessing.

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