Saturday, 16 January 2016

Part 1 - About GM Hanshi RGR

International Shotokan Karate-Do Organization’s Founder, President and Grand Master, Hanshi “Rajaguru” T. Ravindran has been dedicated to the science of Martial Arts since 1965, the year of 2015 being his Golden Jubilee year.  He is well trained in Kalari, Silambam (Indian Traditional Martial Arts), Kick Boxing, Weapons Training, Judo, Kung-Fu, Karate, Gymnastics, Self-Defence Techniques, as well as Yoga & Meditation, all of which he trained in India and Malaysia.

He has organized many tournaments, special training camps, and seminars at the State, National and International level.  He has won the Class ‘A’ First Championship (Gold Medalist) and International Grand Championship (Gold Medalist) in the year of 1983 at the International Tournament held in Malaysia.  He has also attained his 9th Dan Black Belt – Kudan, which has been recognized by International Karate Organization.

Hanshi Rajaguru T. Ravindran is the Honorary President of Committee Organizations of the Pan American Karate (COPAK) – Brazil and All India Director of Grand Masters Council – USA.

Since 1970 he has received many awards from elders, distinguished officials, high martial arts officials and organizations for his involvement in Martial Arts and Social Service.

More about our Grand Master Rajaguru will continue, in the meantime enjoy the following pictures…..

Manitha Neyar, Seva Ratna, Veera Ratna
Hanshi Rajaguru T. Ravindran M.A., M.S., M.I.B.R
Founder | President | Grand Master
9th Dan Black Belt – Ku Dan
International Grand Champion – Gold Medalist
International Shotokan Karate-Do Organization – India / Canada

Grand Master Rajaguru's Parents

Grand Master Rajaguru with Late M.G. Ramachandran, 
Former Chief Minister, Tamil Nadu State – India & Great Cine Artist

Grand Master Hanshi Rajaguru T. Ravindran with 
World Grand Master Gogen Yamaguchi

Grand Master Rajaguru with Late Dr. R.V.T. Mani – India’s Father of Karate

Grand Master Rajaguru with Late Hing Sifu R. Shekhar – India’s Father of Kung-Fu

Grand Master Rajaguru with Late Soke John Samson Das  
(Founder & Grand Master) - KSPI – Malaysia

Grand Master Rajaguru with O-Sensei Masami Tsuruoka – Canada’s Father of Karate

Grand Master Rajaguru receiving the “International Grand Championship” Trophy (Gold Medal) from Founder & Grand Master of Shotokan Do – Karate Speed Power International Organization Late Soke John Samson Das – Malaysia

Grand Master Rajaguru at the International Championships Tournament – Malaysia

Grand Master Rajaguru in Kung-Fu Stance

Grand Master Rajaguru in Karate Stance

Grand Master Rajaguru’s Flying Kicks

Grand Master Rajaguru’s Action Shots with Weapons

To Be Continued….