The term Tashi is a “Shogo” or title. These are typically honorific and refer specifically to teaching titles.

In empty hand arts Tashi typically refers to someone who understands the basic principles of the system and is on their journey as a helper or teaching assistant. This is typically someone in an assistant teaching position between 2nd and 4th dan. The term “Tashi” is not a common martial arts honorific and is used by few schools.

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