Re: Spiritual Power
May I interject here. I have stated I like that principle of correct feeling.
I think it is very important not only in Aikido but in life also for it teaches you to differentiate and be honest with yourself.
To act off of incorrect feeling is not very wise in my opinion.
So what is correct feeling?
O.K. Let's get honest here. When you do a move or technique that was so good, so effortless, so right, almost perfectly executed complete with desired result then how do you feel?
That feeling is special. That feeling is what you desire every time. That feeling is correct feeling.
Therefore it is a good principle to follow for it tells you if everything was aligned properly or not.
Correct feeling is therefore a result of.
Correct feeling is the hidden teacher.
This in no way detracts from what others have said here for whether it takes yin or yang or whatever to achieve this it is still a valid and in fact essential principle in my estimation.