Martial Arts Definitions Z

Martial Arts Definitions
Zanshin: A state of mind which is cultivated by the martial artist of complete awareness and alertness, anticipation of success in combat.
Zazen: “Sitting meditation.” The meditative posture and exercise of the Zen school.
Zen: The discipline of enlightenment related to the Buddhist doctrine that emphasizes meditation, discipline, and the direct transmision of teachings from master to student.
Zenkutsu-dachi: Front stance.
Zenshin: The entire human body.
Zori: Judo slippers made of rubber or straw worn by Judo practitioners.
Zour: Training hall.
Zubon: Trousers worn by Judo practitioners. Zubon extend only to the mid calf in length.