Shibata Sensei with student

Kanjuro Shibata XX

Kanjuro Shibata XX is a 20th generation master of the meditative discipline of kyudo. Upon the invitation of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche, he came to the West to transmit teachings on etiquette and dignity through the way of the bow. Together, they established the kyudo practice hall in Boulder, Colorado ( At 91, he continues to teach and has kyudo groups throughout North America and Europe.