Thread: Ueshiba's Aiki
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Old 11-15-2011, 04:06 PM   #356
Ken McGrew
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Re: Ueshiba's Aiki

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Hunter Lonsberry wrote: View Post
I was under the impresson that Ueshiba didn't teach waza, that the lists of waza were created by his students, and that he said that he was doing the same thing in each waza.
By Waza I mean cooperative training process. There are other ways to train also, for different reasons, like balance building, strength building, connection training, Etc. but the cooperative training process was described by O Sensei as the educational system of Aikido.