Welcome to The Karate Do Kenkyukai, a unique organization that provides support and assistance to martial arts organizations around the world. We also conduct historical research, maintain an archive of information and historical images, and organize seminars with leading instructors in Japan and Okinawa.
The Karate Do Kenkyukai Foundation is a Public Charity registered with the IRS as a 501(c) (3) NPO (Non Profit Organization) under the US Tax Code.
The specific objectives and purposes of this organization are the preservation and dissemination of information derived from the academic study of the military arts of China, Japan, and the Okinawan archipelago.
Disseminating material relating to the martial arts.
Organizing training seminars in Japan and Okinawa.
Acting as a liaison body between Japan based and overseas karate organizations.
Publishing martial arts books.
Republishing out of print classic editions.
Preserving old martial arts documents and photographic images.
Acting as a promotional body for martial arts.
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We actively support the training events organized by Classical Fighting Arts magazine and the Okinawa Prefectural Karate Do Rengokai.