Dictionary of Terms World Black Belt - Y
"Active" or "positive." In ying-yang theory, the positive aspect associated with what is described as centrifugal, expansive and extroversive.
"Passive" or "negative." One of the fundamental metaphysical elements of yin-yang whose balance is believed to be the center of existence.
"Bodyguard." The name given to a masterless samurai (ronin) who hired themselves out as professional bodyguards.
"Side" or "lateral."
One of the unique ninja walking techniques to move stealthily through woods or narrow areas