Samuraitest-cutting experience in Osaka (Tameshigiri)
Tameshigiri means test cutting which is a form of martial arts. Tameshigiri was born as a form of martial arts since the samurai always had to train to perfect their skills especially during the time of peace. Test cutting is used to check both the quality of a samurai sword and also the sophistication of the sword using skills of the samurai. There are many differentmaterials to test the quality of cuts including thin steel, rice straws and tatami mats. In this experience you will use amaterial shown in the picture (tatami mats made out of bamboo).
- Use a real samurai sword
- Once in a lifetime experience
- Feel like a real samurai
- This is a brand new activityof the Bushido Samurai Museum