Thread: Kata and Aikido
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Old 03-19-2012, 06:47 PM   #6
Janet Rosen
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Re: Kata and Aikido

Daniel James wrote: View Post
The trap is thinking that aikido is just these kata and we can become trapped in it, rather than set free by it. Seeing aikido techniques as Kata then enables us to see specific examples of 'aiki', rather than being definitive 'aiki' and the spontaneity of the uke-nage dynamic
Agreed 100%

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