Kempo, now more than ever, is a martial art to represent Japan.
However, among Japan's many martial arts, the history of Shorinji Kempo
is very young - only 60 years have passed since its creation.
In this time, over 1,500,000 people have joined. The number of branches
within Japan is about 2,950, and it has also spread to 33 countries
On this page, we offer for a general readership a simple, clear explanation
of Shorinji Kempo.