Extreme Web Surfs!
Monday, June 14, 2004
Let's start the new week off in a martial spirit - with a touch of Zen!
A Brief History of the Samurai
A Slightly Less Brief History
Every Damn Thing You Ever Wanted To Know About Them!
Samurai Gallery (paintings of famous Samurai)
Bushido - The Samurai Creed
Zen and the Samurai - nice essay
'Zen - The Religion of the Samurai' by Kaiten Nukariya - online text..
Finally, a great site devoted to not only Samurai, but also Ninja and Yakuza movies..
The man whose profession is arms should calm his mind and look into the depths of others. Doing so is likely the best of the martial arts.
Shiba Yoshimasa (1350-1410)