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Old 08-20-2005, 12:28 PM   #12
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Re: Lack of Spiritual teaching in Japan?

Peter A Goldsbury wrote:
...Other forms of misogi in aikido involve doing suwari-waza shoumen-uchi 1-kyou continuously. I believe this is practised during Etsunen-geiko at the Aikikai Hombu Dojo...
Is there any specific reason why this way of doing Ikkyo is practiced as a misogi?
Peter A Goldsbury wrote:
...This refusal to make Cartesian-type distinctions is part of a long and very respectable eastern tradition...
It is also part of that new western discipline - Psychology.

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