As in all schools of Karate, the Kata are designed to teach the practitioner the fundamentals and the practical applications of unarmed combat. Goju-Ryu Karate, as practiced by the World Sansei Koryu Goju-Ryu Karate-Do Organization today, practices and performs the following kata:
Fukyu Kata - Geki Sai Ichi, Geki Sai Ni,
Kihon Kata - Sanchin, Tensho
Kaishu Kata - Saifa, Seiunchin, Senseiru, Shisochin, Sepai, Seisan, Kururunfa, and Suparunpai (Pechurin).
Gekisai Ichi and Gekisai Ni