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Old 04-13-2007, 11:01 AM   #56
jennifer paige smith
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Re: Chinese Martial Arts and Aikido

Mona Bassil wrote: View Post
Aikido is very Taoist-oriented, especially when it comes to the principle of non-resistance.
The Tao is symbolically expressed as .

Nature, the eventual object and inpiration of O'Sensei's teachings, does not recognize cultural or political borders; nor does it express human territorial distinctions. Aikido is Nature; the practice of

Wherever nature runs abundant you will find the source.
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