Sanseru means "36 hands", and is also referred to as
the dragon kata. It also focuses on fighting in all four
It is easy to see some of the roots of Suparinpei in this form, or perhaps conversely the derative aspects of this form from Suparinpei.
While a relatively long kata on the surface it seems relatively simplistic in
bunkai. The serious student should not be deceived by this. Anyone taking time
to delve deep into this kata will be rewarded by the richness contained within.