Musashi Miyamoto – The Ten Commandments

deu Die Zehn Gebote des Miyamoto Musashi
1. Habe nie arglistige Gedanken.
2. Übe dich unablässig darin, deinem Weg zu folgen.
3. Mache dich vertraut mit allen Techniken und Künsten.
4. Studiere die Wege und Tätigkeiten vieler Berufe.
5. Lerne in allen Dingen Gewinn und Verlust zu unterscheiden.
6. Entwickle deine Fähigkeit, Dinge auf dem ersten Blick zu durchschauen.
7. Bemühe dich, das Wesen auch dessen zu erkennen, das unsichtbar bleibt.
8. Vernachlässige nie deine Aufmerksamkeit auch gegenüber den kleinsten Dingen.
9. Halte dich nicht mit nutzlosen Beschäftigungen auf.
10. Wenn es einen Weg gibt, der zu unbesiegbarem Selbstvertrauen führt, dem einzelnen alle Schwierigkeiten überwinden hilft und ihm Ruhm und Ehre einbringt, so ist es der Weg des Kampfes.
Miyamoto Musashi, (1584 - 1645), japanischer Samurai und Schwertkämpfer


eng The Ten Commandments of Miyamoto Musashi
1. Never have any malicious thoughts.
2. Practice persevering in following your path.
3. Be familiar with all techniques and arts.
4. Study the paths and activities of many professions.
5. Learn to distinguish profit and loss in all things.
6. Develop your ability to see things through at first sight.
7th Strive to recognize the essence of even that remains invisible.
8. Never neglect your attention to even the smallest things.
9. Do not stop with useless pursuits.
10. If there is a way that leads to invincible self-confidence, helps the individual to overcome all difficulties, and brings him glory and honor, then it is the way of battle.
Miyamoto Musashi, (1584 - 1645), Japanese samurai and swordsman

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Leitung / Head leader: Prof. Franco Vacirca

  • Black belt 6th degree, JJGF Certified (Pres. Rickson Gracie)
  • Master student of Pedro Hemetério, SP-Brazil
  • Head of Team Carley Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Europe
  • Official JJGF TEAM-Member with several Partner schools
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Vacirca Brothers' Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Network in Europe to promote authentic Gracie (Brazilian) Jiu-Jitsu around the globe. The network was established in 1996, just one year after establishing the first ever official Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Academy in Europe - on July 1995 in Zurich, Switzerland. The first Vacirca Brothers' Academy in Zurich was establised on April 1989 with the goal of teaching and promoting applied Martial Arts (JKD Concepts, Filipino Kali, MuayThai Boxing under Ajarn Chai Sirisute).

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