Classical Japanese Martial Arts Training

in Aikido and Shotokan Karate.


BuShinkan Aikido and Traditional Karate Nashville have joined to teach classical Japanese budo in the Nashville area.  Aikido and Shotokan Karate are considered pillars in modern budo (Martial Way).  Our goal is to provide martial arts training in a this traditional format.       


Traditional training in a friendly atmosphere.

Effective, practical martial arts training and classes in aikido, self-defense and empty hand techniques. Training with traditional Japanese weapons and modern weapons retention and disarming scenarios.

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Self defense for everyone - men, women, and children.

We have classes for beginners and advanced students, adults of all ages and kids, too! Our students come from all walks of life - professionals, university students, moms, dads, civilians, military and law enforcement.

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