Heian Nidan 平安弐段

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Translation:   “Peaceful & Safe #2”
Movements in Kata:  26
Kiai Points:  #11 (Nukite) & #26 (Age Uke)
Origin/Creator:  Anko Itosu
Okinawan Name: Pinan Nidan

Heian Nidan plays on the embusen (performance line) learned in Heian Shodan by adding more difficult techniques, kicks, and multi-technique combinations.  The bunkai (applications) are also much more complex.

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•  Try this Kata’s Jigsaw Puzzle!

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