Kata List
There are 12 official katas or forms in Okinawan Goju-Ryu.  These
are listed in the table below.
Classification
Kata
Literal Meaning
Fukyu Kata
Beginner Kata
Gekisai (Dai Ichi & Dai Ni)
The first character means
"Attack,", the second
means "Smash."
Kihon Kata
Fundamental Kata
Sanchin
Three Battles
Kaishu Kata
Open-Hand Kata
Saifa
Smash & Tear
  Seiunchin
To Control and Pull in Battle
  Sanseru
Thirty Six Hands
  Seipai
Eighteen Hands
  Shisochin
Four Direction Battle
  Seisan
Thirteen Hands
  Kururunfa
Ku (long), ru (hold), run
(sudden), fa (break)
  Suparinpe
One Hundred and Eight
Hands
Heishu Kata
Closed-Hand Kata
Tensho
Turning Palm
Note:  The Rising Son has previously taught the 5 Heian katas from
Shotokan, and a beginner Goju-Ryu kata named Ju Kyu Renshu.