List of Kihon, Kata and Kumite to be performed while appearing for a particular grading examination

A student must qualify in 10 exams over the period of minimum 3 years to reach Shodan (1st Degree Black Belt)
1. White 1 Belt
a. Moving forward
i. Oi Zuki Chudan
ii. Aage Uke
iii. Shoto Uke
iv. Uchi Uke
v. Gedan Barai
vi. Mae Geri

2. Yellow 1 Belt
a. Moving forward
i. Oi Zuki Chudan
ii. Aage Uke
iii. Shoto Uke
iv. Uchi Uke
v. Gedan Barai
vi. Mae Geri
b. Kata - Taikyoku Shodan
c. Gohan Kumite

3. Yellow 2 Belt
a. Moving forward
i. Oi Zuki Chudan
ii. Aage Uke
iii. Shoto Uke
iv. Uchi Uke
v. Gedan Barai
vi. Mae Geri
vii. Kokutsu Dachi Shuto Uke
b. Kata - Heian Shodan
c. Gohan Kumite

4. Orange Belt
a. Moving forward
i. Oi Zuki Chudan
ii. Aage Uke
iii. Shoto Uke
iv. Uchi Uke
v. Gedan Barai
vi. Mae Geri
vii. Kokutsu Dachi Shuto Uke
viii. Yoko Geri Keage
b. Moving backward
i. Oi Zuki Chudan
ii. Aage Uke
iii. Shoto Uke
iv. Uchi Uke
v. Gedan Barai
c. Kata - Heian Nidan
d. Gohan Kumite

5. Green Belt
a. Moving forward
i. Oi Zuki Chudan
ii. Aage Uke
iii. Shoto Uke
iv. Uchi Uke
v. Gedan Barai
vi. Mae Geri
vii. Kokutsu Dachi Shuto Uke
viii. Yoko Geri Keage
ix. Yoko Geri Kekomi
b. Moving backward
i. Oi Zuki Chudan
ii. Aage Uke
iii. Shoto Uke
iv. Uchi Uke
v. Gedan Barai
c. Kata – Heian Sandan
d. Ippon Kumite (Jodan, Chudan)

6. Blue Belt
a. Moving forward
i. Oi Zuki Chudan
ii. Aage Uke
iii. Shoto Uke
iv. Uchi Uke
v. Gedan Barai
vi. Mae Geri
vii. Kokutsu Dachi Shuto Uke
viii. Yoko Geri Keage
ix. Yoko Geri Kekomi
x. Mawashi Geri (Chudan)
b. Moving backward
i. Oi Zuki Chudan
ii. Aage Uke
iii. Shoto Uke
iv. Uchi Uke
v. Gedan Barai
c. Kata – Heian Yondan
d. Ippon Kumite (Jodan, Chudan, Mae Geri)

7. Purple Belt
a. Moving forward
i. Oi Zuki Chudan
ii. Aage Uke
iii. Shoto Uke
iv. Uchi Uke
v. Gedan Barai
vi. Mae Geri
vii. Kokutsu Dachi Shuto Uke
viii. Yoko Geri Keage
ix. Yoko Geri Kekomi
x. Mawashi Geri (Chudan, Jodan)
b. Moving backward
i. Oi Zuki Chudan
ii. Aage Uke
iii. Shoto Uke
iv. Uchi Uke
v. Gedan Barai
c. Kata – Heian Godan
d. Ippon Kumite (Jodan, Chudan, Mae Geri)

Examination in Karate are conducted Quaterly till the student reaches San-kyu (3rd Degree) Brown Belt, then on exams are conducted half yearly till the student qualifies as a Shodan (1st Degree Black Belt). One must show excellence in Kihon, Kata and Kumite of their respective grade to qualify and ascend a level above.


Our Dojos

Vidyaniketan Shishumandir

Days : Tuesdays and Thursdays
Timing : 6.30 PM to 8.00 PM

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Parreira Hall

Days : Wednesdays and Fridays
Timing : 7.00 PM to 8.30 PM

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We are a member of Shotokan International Karate Do Federation, our classes are conducted under the supervision of Shihan Raju Raykar.