Mike Sigman wrote:
Are you saying that it's superfluous to practice the martial techniques of Aikido? That all you need to do is relax and develop an attitude???
If it were only that simple
I guess that a profound study and training of aikido is needed, in order to be able to do without its techniques.
Somewhat like the story about the Japanese archer, who got so advanced in his art that he finally forgot all about the bow and arrow.