Yagyuu Tajima-no-Kami Munenori
Yagyuu Munenori (柳生宗矩, Yagyū Munenori?), the father of Yagyuu Juubei and the fifth son of the founder of Yagyuu Shinkage-ryuu, Yagyuu Muneyoshi (柳生宗厳, Yagyū Muneyoshi?). He was the mastermind who ordered the Edo Yagyuu to attack and destroy Kita Yagyuu, drove Kitaretsusai and his men out of Japan. In the series, Koinosuke considered him as "Tajima-sama".