Shibari is 90% emotional.

The other half is technical.



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Osada-ryu / 長田流 and Yukimura-ryu / 雪村流

tying techniques.


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Hi, I’m Osada Steve.


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Osada-ryu / 長田流

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Yukimura-ryu / 雪村流.


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shibari/kinbaku (縛り/緊縛).


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