Japan: Ninja students swap swords for studies

University (Japanese): «Previously, we have been engaging in each activities separately, but from now on, we will work together about the real study of Ninja and the other related activities. Thus we hold the first International Ninja Research Association in Iga today.” University (Japanese): «Ninja is very important part within Japanese culture, so I would like to keep my study and... Еще research as well. As there are lots of Ninja fun in abroad, we also have hold variety of lectures so far in 15 countries.» Gakuin University: «A modern ninja is almost like a liberal arts master, master learner, they can master different languages, different cultures, different physical skills and they can maintain their health and we have all kinds of secrets that we can learn from the ninja, which is so exciting because today people from different countries are researching and sharing what they have learned.” Gakuin University: «You know we have an image of ninja from Hollywood movies, they are assassins and they are always sneaking around and wearing this black costume but actually when you look into it you find that in many cases they were actually doing ordinary trades, they might be an entertainer or they might be a priest but they are gathering information.» Japan: Not your typical ‘Hollywood’ assassin ninjas The first international meeting of Ninja Studies students took place in Iga in Japan on Saturday. Yamada Yuji, Professor of Faculty of Humanities, Law and Economics in Mie University discussed the ninja entrance exams and added, «Ninja is very important part within Japanese culture.» William Reed, Professor of International College of Liberal Arts iCLA in Yamanashi Gakuin University also shed light on the often-misunderstood term ‘ninja’ saying, «You know we have an image of ninja from Hollywood movies, they are assassins and they are always sneaking around and wearing this black costume but… they were actually doing ordinary trades, they might be an entertainer or they might be a priest but they are gathering information.»

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