Shotokan Dojo Kun

Shotokan Dojo Kun

一、人格 完成に 努める こと
Hitotsu, jinkaku kansei ni tsutomeru koto
Strive for the completion and perfection of one’s character
一、誠の道を守ること
Hitotsu, makoto no michi wo mamoru koto
Be faithful and protect the way of truth (sincerity)
一、努力の精神を養うこと
Hitotsu, doryoku no seishin wo yashinau koto
Endeavour (fostering the spirit of effort)
一、礼儀を重んずること
Hitotsu, reigi wo omonzuru koto
Respect others and the rules of etiquette
一、血気の勇を戒むること
Hitotsu, kekki no yū wo imashimuru koto
Guard against impetuous courage (self-control)