Thread: "Aiki"
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Old 04-18-2002, 05:43 PM   #7
Mona
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Re: "Aiki"

Quote:
Originally posted by Don_Modesto
aiki=kokyu?



Not sure history agrees with you. Osensei fancied aikido advanced martial art--does that constitute "a cut above"?

He was also barefacedly condescending with regard to Kano's judo, despite Kano's regard for and courtesy toward Ueshiba.
I believe that Jun's question was:
"What is YOUR definition of Aiki?"
And the portion of the post you're commenting on has nothing to do with the O'Sensei quotes I mentioned. It's my own additional definition of Aiki with regard to present-day Martial Arts.

blessings,

~ Mona
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