KATA

8th kyu – Heian shodan 平安初段 Peaceful Mind beginning step

7th kyu – Heian nidan 平安二段 Peaceful Mind 2nd step

6th kyu – Heian sandan 平安三段 Peaceful Mind 3rd step

5th kyu – Heian yondan 平安四段 Peaceful Mind 4th step

4th kyu – Heian godan 平安五段 Peaceful Mind 5th step
3rd kyu – Tekki shodan 鉄騎初段 Iron Knight beginning step
2nd kyu to 3rd dan

Bassai dai 披塞大 To Penetrate a Fortress (Major)

Jion 慈恩 Kind and Graciousness

Enpi/Empi 燕飛 Flight of the swallow

Kanku dai 観空大 To Look At the Sky (Major)

4th dan +

Hangetsu 半月 Half-moon

Jitte 十手 Ten hands

Gankaku 岩鶴 Crane on a rock

Tekki nidan 鉄騎二段 Iron Knight 2nd step

Tekki sandan 鉄騎三段 Iron Knight3rd step

Nijushiho 二十四步 Twenty-four Steps

Chinte 珍手 Rare (extra-ordinary) Hand

Sochin 壯鎭 Tranquil Force

Meikyo 明鏡 Bright Mirror

Unsu 雲手 Hands in a Cloud

Bassai sho 披塞小 To Penetrate a Fortress (Minor)

Kanku sho 観空小 To Look at the Sky (Minor)

Wankan 王冠 King’s crown

Gojushiho sho 五十四歩小 Fifty-four Steps (Minor)

Gojushiho dai 五十四歩大 Fifty-four Steps (Major)

Ji’in 慈陰 Kind Shade