On 20th August 2017, the 7th Itsukushima-shrine martial arts demonstration (第六回 嚴島神社奉納 親と子の武道演武大会) was held at Itsukushima-jinja, Miyajima, Hiroshima Japan (広島県、嚴島神社、宮島).
Various Kobudo or Koryu (古武道、古流 traditional style Japanese martial arts) ryuha from all over Japan got together at the shrine for this Hono embu (奉納演武、demonstration for dedication of the god) event.
The aims of the event are interaction of three generations (parents, children and grandchildren) and succession between the generations.
* Photos are demonstrations of Hyoho Taisha ryu Ryu-sen-kan（兵法タイ捨流龍泉館）
Information sourced from Taisha-ryu Ryu-sen-kan Facebook page, edited by the editorial team of Watch Modern Day Samurai Movies Online.
Photographed by Taisha-ryu Ryu-sen-kan