“Yajin-ryu Ninjutsu（YANIN）” is focused on a Shinobi （ninja） training program done outdoors in the nature. Useful techniques of Shinobi for the contemporary society are pursued regardless of schools（Ryuha）. You can experience basic techniques of shinobi （ninja） in this program. Additionally, you may feel “Mind of 和（harmony)“,that flows at the basis of japanese way of thinking.
TENKU(CELESTIAL) Ninja Houses (Organized by Mitakesan Shop Association) Day 1: Saturday,October 27, 20: 00～21: 00 (Opening 20: 00) at Mitakesan Fureai Center(gymnasium) Day 2: Sunday, October 28, 6: 30～8: 00 Meeting in front of the torii preliminary stage Participation Fee: Free
★ Day 1 Saturday,October 27, 20: 00～21: 00
Ninja Seminar: Briefly explain the history of Mitake Mountain and Ninja's involvement.
Swordsmanship: Demonstration of fighting by Ninja.
Practice of Blowguns and Shuriken: In some cases, there may be only one case.
★ Day 2 Sunday,October 28, 6:30～8: 00 Worship and Swordsmanship Practice
Meeting in front of the torii preliminary stage and visit Mitake shrine with Ninja.
After that Demonstration and practice in fighting outdoors
JR 東京駅 (中央線) → JR 立川駅 (青梅線) → JR 青梅駅 (奥多摩線) → JR 御嶽駅下車
徒歩1分--バス停「ケーブル下行き」→ 「ケーブル下」下車→ 徒歩1分--ケーブルカー滝本駅→ ケーブルカー御岳山駅下車--徒歩25分--鳥居前広場
Access to ＜Mitakesan＞ station:
(From JR Tokyo station, the trip will last about 3 hours. Notice there are limited number of local trains to Okutama, buses, and cable cars.)
↓ Take JR Chuo Line to Tachikawa Station. Change to JR Ome Line bound for ＜Ome＞
↓ Change at Ome to a local train bound for ＜Okutama＞ Get off at ＜Mitake＞ station.
↓ Walk to a bus stop named ＜Mitake＞ and take a bus to ＜Cable shita＞ bus stop.
↓ Walk to ＜Takimoto＞ the cable car station to Mitakesan.
↓ Take the cable car to the mountain top, ＜Mitakesan＞