Samurai

learn about the ancient heroes of china

About Samurais and their leaders

The word samurai means ''those who serve''. A samurai teacher could teach one or more of the following things: archery teacher, wrestling teacher, haiku teacher,a zen master, and or a sword master. Even though the samurai teachers mastered in many things they did not get paid because they were considered invaluable but their students often brought offerings as a sign of respect to their teacher and diamyo.Some samurais wrote poems for focus. The seven principals of the samurais were of the following:

1. Rectictude

2. Benevolence

3. Courage

4. Respect

5. Honesty

6. Honor

7. Loyalty

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