FAQ: Getting Started with Iaido

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Complete Beginner:


1. What is iaido?
2. What is dojo etiquette?
3. What equipment is used in iaido?
4. How much Japanese do I need to know?
5. Are there ranks in iaido?
6. Are there iaido federations?


Intermediate Beginner:


1. What are the parts of the sword? (Coming Soon)

2. What do I need to know for testing?
3. What is competition like in iaido? (Coming Soon)