Thread: Kiai*cough*
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Old 06-10-2001, 06:08 PM   #7
Jim23
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Originally posted by Chuck Clark
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A simple test... Say "BAAAMMM!" as you smack your hand on the table forcefully. Then invision a small, suble movement to catch a fly in your hand while saying the same thing. It's next to impossible.
I agree, but it does work in cooking: BAAMM! Take it up a notch!!

I thought that a kiai included both the inhalation and also the exhalation of breath. The inhalation while relaxed and moving and the exhalation upon "contact".

Jim23

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