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Old 10-15-2012, 10:32 AM   #68
Join Date: Sep 2008
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Re: VoE: AWASE - The Principle of AIKI

However, this was not how Morihei Ueshiba did things.
I think that this is pretty much how he did things, have a look at this ( it even has AIKI in its name ).

For your statement to be correct a typical demonstration by the Founder would consist of him not moving at all and ukes rushing and bouncing off him. This is not the case in this video and not in the majority of others. There are some videos of "push tests" such as but they are easily countable minority rather then "endless and repetitive and common".

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