Funakoshi Shotokan Karate 空手道 T-shirt

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This T-shirt Features the portrait of Gichin Funakoshi, the Shotokan Karate Logo and the Karate Do Kanji 空手道

(船越 義珍 Funakoshi Gichin, November 10, 1868 – April 26, 1957) founder of Shotokan Karate-Do. Perhaps the most widely known style of karate, and is known as a "father of modern karate". Following the teachings of Anko Itosu and Anko Asato, he was one of the Okinawan karate masters who introduced karate to the Japanese mainland in 1922. He taught karate at various Japanese universities and became honorary head of the Japan Karate Association upon its establishment in 1949.