Thread: Sensei? Sempai?
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Old 07-20-2008, 12:40 PM   #13
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Re: Sensei? Sempai?

At a seminar once, an Aikikai 5th Dan (Japanese) corrected me and told me not to call him "sensei"... Perhaps the fact that he was there acting as the uke for an Aikikai 8th Dan shihan had something to do with it..

Inocencio Maramba, MD, MSc
Dangayan Singkaw Aikido Shinzui
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