What happens when a samurai is too old for battle?
There were a lot of old swordfighters from both Japan and China, but they kept fighting with the young ones, until they died.
Ieyasu Tokugawa (73), Sun Quan (70), Hanzo Hattori (55).
Ieyasu was the unifier of Japan, and still protected his lands at his old age.
Sun Quan was a descendant of Sun Tzu, he controlled part of China, but when he grow older, he gave his power to his son.
Hanzo Hattori was a ninja working under Ieyasu, he fought up until his death.
The rebellion was when the samurai believed the world was changing too fast and the imperial army and the emperor wanted too change japan so the Japanese council decided too ban swords from japan and so the samurai had too fight for honor and too defeat the Imperial army of japan but unfortunately they lost it was called the satusma rebellion.
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Zen fosters responses without thinking. In a dangerous situation, thinking is often much too slow for effective actions. The martial arts value the process of emptying thoughts from the mind. For example, fear of death is a thought. If you are in a battle and you fear being killed, you will be less effective as a warrior. .