Kama are short scythes, a traditional farming implement from Okinawa and the main Japanese islands, which is still in use today in some areas. The Okinawans adapted it for use as a weapon. It can be used for slicing and stabbing, At Kazoku we practise kama kata from second dan black belt.

The kama kata involves wielding a pair of weapons, requires good stance and balance, and is taught from weapons level 4 and above.