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Old 09-11-2002, 05:52 PM   #7
L. Camejo
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Dojo: Ontario Martial Arts
Location: Mississauga, Ontario
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C.E. Clark (Chuck Clark) wrote:
Only one kamae...

"Mushin gamae"

Kenji Tomiki-sensei

My thoughts exactly.

Chuck took the words right out of my uhh... fingers

No mind, no stance. This brings flashbacks of the first Aikido class I did (many moons Ago) when my sensei went about showing how every stance had a weak point on which balance can be broken.

45 degrees midway between the heels.


--Mushin Mugamae - No Mind No Posture. He who is possessed by nothing possesses everything.--
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