Download e-book for kindle: Aikido: The Peaceful Martial Art by Stefan Stenudd

By Stefan Stenudd

ISBN-10: 1419658794

ISBN-13: 9781419658792

Aikido is the peaceable martial artwork. There are not any assaults in aikido, basically safeguard, and this safeguard can be so light that even the attacker is overjoyed by means of it. it truly is an artwork that takes a life-time to profit, and it will get more and more attention-grabbing by way of every year. This e-book provides the rules and basic recommendations of aikido – deeply rooted in japanese philosophy and the subtle beliefs of the samurai.
The first a part of the ebook examines the aikido ideas of ways to discover the peaceable resolution, and the way to get pleasure from aikido perform to the fullest. the second one half explains the japanese thoughts utilized in aikido, akin to ki, lifestyles power, tanden, the heart, and lots of extra. there's additionally a bankruptcy approximately kototama, the religious cosmology that was once crucial to the founding father of aikido. The 3rd half contains an aikido glossary.

A revised variation of this ebook is released with the name "Aikido rules: simple thoughts of the peaceable Martial Art."

(KINDLE variation: a few formatting error were corrected on September 17, 2011, to make the publication and its photographs reveal properly.)

Stefan Stenudd is a Swedish aikido teacher, 6 dan Aikikai, and member of the Swedish Grading Committee, the Swedish Budo Federation Board, and the Directing Committee of the overseas Aikido Federation. He has practiced aikido given that 1972. he's additionally a author of either fiction and non-fiction.

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