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Old 01-04-2013, 09:13 AM   #25
Chris Li
 
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Re: Shiro Omiya Shihan on "Aiki"

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David Soroko wrote: View Post
Here is another quote from Omiya's book (http://www.openisbn.com/preview/9784770023278/) :

You seem to concur with the remark that "That guy was just making it up". Is the information in the above quote "made up"? If not, what process do you (or the anonymous translator) employ to decide what is "made up" and what is not?

You say that Tsuruyama Kozui "was controversial", can you say more in what relevant to this discussion sense was he controversial?

I'm not sure of what your point is - does one true statement mean that other statements must also be true?

Anyway, I've no idea whether or not he was making it up or not - all that I said was to be careful.

Tsuruyama had some disputes with other Takumakai members, and some other folks in the Daito-ryu world, none of which is really relevant here.

Best,

Chris

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