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Old 11-29-2011, 06:07 PM   #2
Dojo: Aiki Shoshinkan, Aiki Kenkyukai
Join Date: Oct 2001
Posts: 813
Re: The Nature of Ki no Nagare

Agreed. Static, nagare, ki no nagare, ....

Kihon genri is essential and is first trained with static and then nagare waza. Without kihon genri in you, it'll be difficult to get to the stage of ki no nagare but at that point you'll be diminishing your reliance on kihon genri and getting close to aiki...

Draw strength from stillness. Learn to act without acting. And never underestimate a samurai cat.
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