EVENTS – February 2017

Event #2

IAIDO – Japanese Martial Arts

f58048baf4a561bc2ba6c455ebb2f3cfOn Sunday, February 19, join us for a SuperShow demonstration of IAIDO, a japanese martial arts by Manohar Murthi.

Venue: AMA – Room S-13, 1st Floor

Time: 11:00 am

Iai is an old form of Japanese martial arts that involves engaging an opponent when chance arises by rapidly drawing the sword from its sheath. Rather than squaring off with each other as in kendo, opponents presume to begin the duel with their swords still sheathed.

Book your seats now!

The event runs from 11:00 to 01: 00 pm.

Grab this Super RARE chance to witness this marvelous Art form up close. The deadline is Sat, February 18, 2017 – 21:00 hours.

About our very special Iaido Martial Artistsuigetsu

Manohar Murthi began practicing Japanese swordsmanship in 2001,
while he was a graduate student at Northwestern University in Chicago.
He initially studied kendo and Hasegawa Eishin Ryu iaido, but in 2008
switched to Mugai Ryu iaido. He is currently a student of Nakatani Yoshitaro,
the 12th Soke of Mugai Ryu, at the Shingikan dojo in Kishiwada, near Osaka.

Learn more about IAIDO ———–> HERE.

This EVENT is presented and sponsored by the Japanese club Ahmedabad

Event #1

Japanese Animated Feature Film Screening & Learning more about anime


On Sunday, February 5, join us for a screening of SPIRITED AWAY.
The film tells the story of a sullen 10-year-old girl who, during her family’s move to the suburbs,  wanders into a world ruled by gods, witches, and spirits, and where humans are changed into beasts.

Director: Hayao Miyazaki     Writer: Hayao Miyazaki

Best Animated Feature
Hayao Miyazaki

The screening will be followed by a discussion about the making of the film and the beginning of the studio’s monopoly over animated works production in Japan. A contest will be held and winner presented with something special!

The WINNERS!!   Congratulations to both of you!

Winner of the Spirited Away – Contest                             Akshay Chudasama

Winner of the Spirited Away – Special Contest              Shantanu Kotian

Learn more about the background of this film at Imdb.

Watch the trailer in HD:

This screening is presented and sponsored by the Japanese club Ahmedabad


3 Comments Add yours

  1. rupa majumdar says:

    congrattss!! dear !! keep up with your fantastic work!! May you be blessed always to carry on with your dreams.

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Thank you so much! ^w^


  2. rupa majumdar says:

    carry on with you great work dearest with blessings of the Lord! love You!

    Liked by 1 person

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