Just as it is the clear mirror that reflects without distortion, or the quiet valley that echoes a sound, so must one who studies Karate Do purge himself of selfish and evil thoughts, for only with a clear mind and conscience can he understand that which he receives. ~Funakoshi

JKA Shotokan Karate of Stanford is a member of JKA/WF Americas and the Japan Karate Association

Welcome to the 2019-2020 school year! Now is a great time to try something new! All Stanford University students are welcome to join us in Burnham Pavilion at Stanford from 7:00 to 8:30 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays and from noon to 2:00 pm on Saturdays for a great workout and karate training! Check out the "Schedule and Directions" and "Membership and Dues" sections for more information.

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