Kuji Kiri Nine Cuts Breathing Exercises

In the classical presentation of the Longevity Exercise, the student is instructed at this point to exhale completely and hold the lungs empty for as long as comfortable. This is analogus to running the carburetor lean on an automobile and is designed to burn off toxins and impurities that may have accumulated in the lungs during normal respiration. One should never strain or overexert when performing these techniques. Most people can only hold this exhalation for a few seconds. Beginners are...

Subclavian Artery Thrust

Handsmother

Fig. 62-Spring forward and clamp the left hand over the enemy mouth and nose using the method known as the One-Hand Smother. Pinching the nose between your thumb and the first joint of the opposing index finger. Grip the jaws between the heel of the hand and the remaining finger tips. This method alone will require almost two minutes to produce unconsciousness. Holding the dagger in the ice-pick grip, thrust the point well down behind the collarbone clavicle and cut side to side. Death will...