The art of the three foot staff! Featuring Master Masaru Shintani, 9th Dan! Master Shintani developed Shindo from the hanbo jutsu techniques of his samurai ancestors - the Matsumoto clan of Japan. Shindo is now a modern martial art practiced around the world and is used by the Tokyo Police and other law enforcement agencies for defensive tactics. Master Shintani has certified over 1,200 black belts in Shindo. 60 min.