Japanese archery, Kyudo, is a beautiful art that brings back The ancient skill of the Samurai caste. Practitioners focus more on the synergy between bow and arrow and archer as opposed to the actual result, similar to meditation.
The bow and arrow can be a formidable weapon in the hands of someone who has made it their skill. Not only can it be very quiet, quick and accurate, a skilled archer can kill his enemy before his enemy even realizes he's been hit.
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