Solo Ji in

 

Ji'in

Temple Grounds/Gardens

Kata History

 

Ji'in probably comes from the Jion temple, and may refer to the temple grounds, or gardens. The Kata is frequently associated with Jion and Jitte, and is one of the 1st Kyu and above choices for Tokki ('chosen') Kata.

The Moves

 

The Kata exercises the following moves and stances, in sequence, and takes around 40 seconds to complete at high speed:

 

Count

Move

Stance

 

Rei

Msubi Dachi

 

Yoi

Uchi Hachiji Dachi

 

Kata Yoi (Chinte)

Heisoku Dachi

1

Kosa Uke

Zenkutsu Dachi

2

Manji Uke

Kokutsu Dachi

3

Manji Uke

Kokutsu Dachi

4

Hidari Jodan Age Uke

Zenkutsu Dachi

5

Migi Chudan Oi Zuki

Zenkutsu Dachi

6

Migi Jodan Age Uke

Zenkutsu Dachi

7

Hidari Chudan Oi Zuki

Zenkutsu Dachi

8

Hidari Gedan Barai

Zenkutsu Dachi

9

Migi Jodan Shuto Uchi

Kiba Dachi

10

Hidari Chudan Shuto Uchi

Kiba Dachi

11

Migi Chudan Shuto Uchi

Zenkutsu Dachi

12

Kakiwake Uke

Zenkutsu Dachi

13

Migi Mae Geri

 

14

Migi Chudan Oi Zuki

Zenkutso Dachi

15

Hidari Chudan Gyaku Zuki

Zenkutso Dachi

16

Kosa Uke

Zenkutso Dachi

17

Kakiwake Uke

Zenkutso Dachi

18

Hidari Mae Geri

 

19

Hidari Chudan Oi Zuki

Zenkutsu Dachi

20

Migi Chudan Gyaku Zuki

Zenkutsu Dachi

21

Kosa Uke

Zenkutsu Dachi

22

Migi Chudan Tettsui Uchi

Kiba Dachi

23

Hidari Chudan Tettsui Uchi<

Kiba Dachi

24

Migi Chudan Tettsui Uchi<

Kiba Dachi

25

Hidari Chudan Tate Shuto Uke

Zenkutsu Dachi

26

Ren Zuki (Migi Chudan Gyaku Zuki, Hidari Chudan Zuki)

Zenkutsu Dachi

27

Migi Mae Geri

 

28

Migi Chudan Gyaku Zuki

Zenkutsu Dachi

29

Kosa Uke

Zenkutsu Dachi

30

Kosa Uke

Kiba Dachi

31

Gedan Barai Uke

Kiba Dachi

32

Morote Chudan Kosa Uke

Kiba Dachi

33

Ren Zuki (Hidari Jodan Zuki, Migi Chudan Zuki)

Kiba Dachi

 

Kata Yoi (Chinte)

Heisoku Dachi

 

Yame

Uchi Hachiji Dachi

 

Rei

Msubi Dachi