“Shuriken” – Japanese Kanji Symbols for Small Throwing Blade, Ninja’s weapon

shurikenI wrote “Shuriken”. It means “Small Throwing Blade” in English. Shuriken is Ninja‘s weapon that the sword concealed in the hands.

  1. “Shu” means Hand
  2. “Ri” means Back, Reverse or Inside
  3. “Ken” means Sword or Blade

Iga and Koga city ( they are famous as the village of ninja ) did Shuriken showdown in 2007. Now, You can throw Shuriken at Iga-ryu Ninja Museum.

What is your favorite word about Ninja? I’m waiting for a request.