Bufu Ikkan 武風一貫

In budo, the element of wind is unpredictable. Wind can be calmingly welcome, or violently destructive, raging in a moment and subsiding in the next. Regardless of force, winds blow constantly all around us with far reaching, ever present effects. This is the reason for the expression bufu ikkan, which is often translated as “the martial winds blow every day” or “the way of war i