School of Karate, Qigong, Tai Chi Chuan in Kiev
Beginning of the Way

Karate - the beginning of the Way

Every person has a hidden perfection. It is not to be found outside.cthe Truth is inside us like a blade in sheath. Out task is to let the blade out...


'KARA'- 'empty or crystal mind'

'TE'- 'hand'

'DO'- 'way of perfection'

'SETOKAN'- 'mountains, covered with pine trees.'-

It is a poetic alias of Karate patriarch Guitine Funakosi.


To reach harmony, purity, power of Mind and Body,

to live in accordance with highest human ideals is the purpose of our school.Shotokan Karatedo Sensei

Shotokan - school of traditional Karate in Kiev. A.Kozak.