This system was introduced to the Islands by Prof. Henry S. Okazaki, in 1922. DanZan Ryu is one of the most comprehensive and widely taught styles of JuJitsu in the United States. It teaches all of the deeper elements of what is known now as Karate, Aikido, Judo, and Ninjitsu.
The Hawaii JuJitsu KoDenKai is a Universal, Public, Hawaii Nonprofit 501(c)(3) , Martial Arts Academy based on the Japanese art of JuJitsu and the Hawaiian Martial Arts system of DanZan Ryu JuJitsu of the KoDenKan. We presently offer classes in DanZan Ryu JuJitsu with the esoteric arts and values of Aloha (loving spirit), Ohana (family spirit), Kokua (helping spirit), Hula (inner spirituality), and Lomilomi (healing spirit). Other related subjects taught are; Ki, Kiai, Meditation and elements of Massage.