Iaido 居合道 - modern Japanese martial art associated with the smooth, controlled movements of drawing the sword from its scabbard, striking or cutting an opponent, removing blood from the blade, and then replacing the sword in the scabbard.
The original classical pronunciation is Chiburui (see note). Nowadays some people especially the younger generation say Chiburi. Both are acceptable in Iaido. However Oe Sensei always used the term Chiburui For this reason I shall use this pronunciation.
Kuroda Tetsuzan, sensei of the Shinbukan Kuroda Dojo, is the Soke of several ancient Samurai military disciplines. Kuroda sensei inherited this knowledge through his family line, and is the headmaster of the Kuroda family martial legacy.