Definition of wellness

  “Alive clear to the tips of your fingers. You have energy to burn. You tingle with vitality. At times like these, the world is a glorious place.” (Halbert Dunn 1961)

  Being physically, mentally and socially healthy and enjoying a peace of mind state (Global Wellness Institute 2015)

  “Based on physical, mental, environmental and social health, designing and aiming at a prosperous life (QOL)” (Arakawa Masashi 2017)


  With the slogan “One day can change your whole life,” the Global Wellness Day is celebrated on the second Saturday of June every year as an international day. This year’s Global Wellness Day is June 9th.

  Through karate experiences and health booths, the Okinawa Karate Kaikan wishes to provide opportunities for thinking about health and lifestyle thus promoting wellness.


  Schedule on Saturday, June 9
   Morning event: Karate demonstration
   Time: AM 10:00 ~ 11:00
   Place: garden in front of the Special Dōjō

   Afternoon event: Karate trial session for all people interested in karate
   Time: PM 2:00 ~ 3:00
   Place: Dōjō