Shuri-Ryu – Katas

List of Shuri-Ryu Karate Katas

This section will help you to learn the katas used in Shuri-Ryu Karate. Each kata page includes videos and/or written instructions. For information on other Karate katas (i.e. Shotokan katas), please visit the main Katas & Forms section.

Shuri-Ryu Karate Katas

Reasons for Kata

Many Karate schools use kata in order to help students practice certain moves (i.e. kicking techniquesself-defense techniques and various strikes). In addition, kata is used to improve a student’s physical conditioning, muscle memory, focus/concentration, balance, etc.


  1. International Shuri-Ryu Association, Katas,