Daijiken Karate-Kobudo Dojo

"Preserving the Old Ways"

About the Daijiken

The Daijiken Karate-Kobudo Dojo is dedicated to promoting traditional Okinawan martial arts on a not for profit basis. Emphasis is placed on personal development through a respectful training atmosphere. To the Daijiken Karate is: Koki and Misogi (Purification through self- challenge).

We practice the full curriculum of Okinawan Kenshi-Kai Goju Ryu Karate-jutsu and Hokama Kobu-jutsu (weapons) as taught by Grand Master Tetsuhiro Hokama and Luis Morales Hanshi. We are officially affiliated with the Hokubei (North American) Okinawa Goju-ryu Karate-jutsu Kenshi-kai headed by Luis Morales Hanshi on behalf of Grand Master Tetsuhiro Hokama and are members of its Canadian Association, the Hokubei Kenshi-kai Canada.
The Daijiken is also the Canadian Honbu-Cho (Headquarters Dojo) of the International Hokama Kobudo Organisation.

We have been promoting and teaching traditional
Okinawan karate and kobudo in the Chelsea and Wakefield area in Quebec for over 12 years.

The Chief Instructor (Shihan-Sensei) is Mathieu Ravignat, Renshi (6th degree black belt).


NOTE:  All Classes are held in Chelsea at the Farm Point Community center. 331 Chemin de la Rivière, Chelsea, QC, Canada



(All levels and ages)
Saturdays: 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Thursdays 6:15 pm to 7:15 pm

Intermediate Adults

(Contact us)
Tuesdays: 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Advanced Adults 

(Brown Belt and above)

Thursdays: 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm

For more information contact: [email protected]