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Old 06-27-2012, 07:08 AM   #257
Dojo: Charlotte Aikikai Agatsu Dojo
Join Date: Aug 2007
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Re: My Spiritual Aikido.

Tom Buchanan wrote: View Post
Great comment. So if there's not a precise definition of spirit, how can we say what is "spiritual"?
hit the nail right on the head. easterner definitions of spirit and spiritual are quite different. something just cannot translate. the different could even be about "feeling the word" vs "understanding the word". for example, understand the word "blue" vs feeling blue.

"budo is putting on cold, wet, sweat stained gi with a smile and a snarl" - your truly