＜Experience a Japanese tradition "Shodo"＞
The Miyajima Tourism Ambassador will give you a lesson of Japanese calligraphy. When you finish practicing the basics of calligraphy, he will ask your name or your family member’s name, and he will write them on a square paper board in Kanji (Chinese characters).The paper board will be provided to every one of you as a memento.
＜Try "two-sword style" fencing＞
First, you will learn how to hold and swing a bamboo sword, and practice the basics in the Japanese-style garden. Then, you will learn the technique of "two-sword style" fencing using a bamboo sword and a wooden sword. A "two-sword style" fencing master, Sekidou Sakaguchi will give you a lesson in full gear. You will practice Men (head), Kote (hand), and Dou (trunk) against him, while getting all pumped up!
• Daishoin Temple, 210 Miyajimacho, Hatsukaichi 739-0592 Hiroshima Prefecture