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      January 31, 2010

      Sunday   9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

      77 Massachusetts Avenue
      Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139

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      Beginning Kyudo Instruction: First Shot

      Speaker: Marion Taylor, Don Seckler, Jim Katz, Joyce Wu

      Time: 9:00aâ€"3:00p

      Location: W35, Rockwell Cage, North Court

      Kyudo, or Japanese archery, means the "way of the bow" and was considered the highest discipline of ancient Japanese samurai. Kyudo is based on standing Zen meditation used by Zen Buddhist monks as a means of cultivating self-awareness. Beginners will receive instruction in the basic form of kyudo, the Seven Coordinations or "shichi-do," and shoot at a short-range target.

      Advance sign-up required. Limited to 20 participants. This is the second of a two-day class. $20 fee for instruction.

      Web site: http://web.mit.edu/misti/mit-japan

      Open to: MIT-only

      Cost: $20

      Sponsor(s): MIT Japan Program, MISTI, Byakko Kyudo

      For more information, contact:
      Joyce Wu
      jowu@mit.edu

      This event is categorized as: athletics

      Cost: 20.00

      Categories: University & Alumni | Sports

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