Monthly Archives: April 2014

A Mirror with No Reflections

I was hit with an epiphany 2 days back. What if you can take a picture of a mirror, standing right in front of it, and; there is no reflection of yourself? We have all heard about this popular metaphor. … Continue reading

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No shadows

How can one really improve in Aikido? Usually I don’t blog about the ‘how to’ of things. But I’m trying to look at this from another angle. So how can one tell that one’s Aikido has improved? It is the … Continue reading

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Open hand, Open heart

I think some years back, Harry sensei shared with us a physicality of extension. He says as we walk, we should extend out our fingers, be conscious about your palms when you walk. More often than not, the fingers are … Continue reading

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