Spirit Over Technique

gijutsu yori shinjutsu

12 1/4″ W x 43″ H Japanese Scroll
by Master Japanese Calligrapher Eri Takase


Spirit Over Technique in Japanese is 技術より心術 which is read gijutsu yori shinjutsu

Rob Redmond in Funakoshi’s 20 Principles proposes the translation “Spirituality more than technology”. See the Wikipedia article Niju Kun for additional information.

About The Art: This beautiful hand brushed scroll by Master Takase is personally created at the time of your order and proudly bears her seal and signature. We exclusively import this high-quality scroll with brown silk borders and fine Japanese paper from one of the finest scroll makers in Nara Japan. This is not a print but is hand brushed to match the sample as closely as possible. This is a personal work of art that is designed to last generations.

Delivery: The scroll is completed and shipped within 1-3 business days and arrives ready to display.