Ohashi’s Unique BodySaving Method
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How to Perform the Ancient Japanese Art of Acupressure
144 pages, with over 160 half-tone photographs and line drawings
First published in 1976, Do-It-Yourself Shiatsu remains a classic of Ohashi’s practice before he fully developed his teachings and philosophy into Ohashiastu®/Ohashi Method®. Written before he edited Zen Shiatsu with Masunaga, Do-It-Yourself Shiatsu is still considered one of the best guides available to Japan’s healing art of shiatsu.
Autographed copies available, add $10more ...$ 17.00–$ 27.00
Kiku (Chrysanthemum) Tenugui
Kiku means chrysanthemum in Japanese, symbolizing "grace" and “purity.” The full bloom of the Kiku with burgundy petals inspires this scarf’s graceful design.
- Individually hand-dyed (chusen technique) in Japan
- Excellent quality 100% white cotton
Size: 37 x 98 (cm) / 14.6 x 38.6 (inch)$ 25.00
Natural Childbirth, The Eastern Way: A Healthy Pregnancy and Delivery Through Shiatsu
Wataru Ohashi with Mary Hoover
85 pages with 159 half-tone photos and drawings
In this fully illustrated book, with step-by-step exercises and techniques, Ohashi offers his holistic Ohashi Method® approach for a healthy pregnancy and delivery. Some of the Eastern routines he presents in this volume have been practiced relatively unchanged for centuries, and many others are Ohashi’s own adaptations specifically designed to meet the needs of the expectant mother and family.
Autographed copies available, add $10more ...$ 12.00–$ 22.00
Ohashi Method® Complete Session
Can’t make it to one of Master Ohashi’s classes?
Want to learn the fundamentals of Master Ohashi’s bodywork method?
Need to review his basic concepts?
Find out how you can harness your natural energy and be more powerful when relaxed. Master Ohashi will show you his fundamental techniques and basic concepts. His teaching style is dynamic, enriching, and joyful. Important points and techniques are revisited for thorough learning. Chapter titles enable quick review. Over 4 hours of high production value video.
You will learn:
- preparation exercises for effective work
- how to work from your center of gravity or Hara
- what is cross-patterning and how to use it
- how to use both hands
- what are the mother hand/messenger hand
- how to coordinate both hands to avoid “ouch” pain
- the importance of being continuous
- the format for a complete session
2 discs, 4 hoursmore ...$ 55.00
Reading the Body: Ohashi’s Book of Oriental Diagnosis
199 pages, with diagrams and drawings by Ohashi
“People are always asking me, ‘How can I be happy? Or, How can I find the thing I really want to do in life?’ I tell them: You are standing on your answer. The secrets of your life are written on your body.” This wonderful passage is from the first chapter of this truly inspired work, Reading the Body.
Autographed copies available, add $10more ...$ 22.00–$ 32.00
Sakura and Love Birds Tenugui (currently out of stock)
Two ducks glide under the Shidarezakura or Weeping Cherry Tree, enjoying a meditative moment together. Enjoy your Spring with this special Sakura Tenugui.
- Individually hand-dyed (tenassen technique) in Japan
- Excellent quality 100% white cotton
Size: 37 x 90 (cm) / 13.4 x 35.5 (inch)$ 25.00
The Ohashi Bodywork Book (currently out of stock)
Print edition: 188 pages, 135 color and B&W photos, includes pullout meridian and tsubo charts
*Out-of-print, autographed copies only, supply limited
Not satisfied with the restrictions of traditional shiatsu, Ohashi sensei moved beyond to develop a unique method and approach to Eastern energy acupressure. Over 20 years in the making, his Bodywork Book is a rejuvenating approach to this healing art. In this book, Ohashi covers the fundamentals of his method that thousands of students throughout the world have studied and practiced.more ...
Autographed copies available, add $10$ 35.00–$ 45.00
Ohashi Method® – Lower Back Pain
Safely treat lower back pain in your clients.
Do you need an effective, but safe way to treat your clients' back pain?
Ohashi did. So, over the last 40 years he developed many special techniques to relieve the suffering of clients and students.
Ohashi knows what the World Health Organization knows: low back pain is the most common reason people seek medical help. Lower back pain interferes with quality of life and work performance.
60 minutesmore ...$ 55.00
Ohashi’s Five Elements
This original hand calligraphed work by Ohashi is a set of the Five Elements:
Each piece is framed in premium, high quality, acid-free 11x14 black picture mats. The internal dimensions of the frames are 8 x 10 with a white bevel. Each sheet is hinged into the frame and packed in a sealed, dust-proof, crystal clear plastic sleeve.
Using special ink on custom calligraphy paper, Ohashi brings his unique style to this ancient Japanese form. The official Ohashi chop serves as a 'signature' to these one-of-kind pieces.$ 100.00
‘Hara’ by Ohashi
This original hand calligraphed work by Ohashi says:
This piece is framed in premium, high quality, acid-free 11×14 black picture mats. The internal dimensions of the frames are 8 x 10 with a white bevel. Each sheet is hinged into the frame and packed in a sealed, dust-proof, crystal clear plastic sleeve.
Using special ink on custom calligraphy paper, Ohashi brings his unique style to this ancient Japanese form. The official Ohashi chop serves as a ‘signature’ to these one-of-kind piece$ 25.00