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Pyong Ahn O Dan

Pyong Ahn hyeong

The pyong ahn hyeong are a series of five forms cognate in many ways to the pinan kata series of karate. They were developed by Itosu, an Okinawan practitioner of Te and mentor of Funakoshi Gichin. These forms were designed as training forms for Kong Sang Koon (Kusanku). For a more comprehensive description of these hyeong see Pinan Kata.

Pyong Ahn O Dan
Cognate to Pinan Godan, this is the final hyeong of the series, as well as the most involved.

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