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Old 10-11-2012, 06:26 AM   #43
Chris Li
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Re: VoE: AWASE - The Principle of AIKI

David Soroko wrote: View Post
Well its a valid conversation but I cant help thinking that the Founders point of view is objectively unique and different from ours in that that it is "from the inside" with intimate knowledge of the continuum [Daito-ryu...Aikido] and [1915..1969]
Well, it's unique, but not necessarily objective. The Founder was just as prone to bending facts as anybody else, and it's important to keep that in mind when considering certain statements - and considering what certain instructors base their own statements upon.



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