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Winning and losing is not competition

We have a competitive nature, it forms the basis of our existence, we see competition in all aspects of life. Even in the animal kingdom, some animals have to compete for the alpha male position, and mate with the best … Continue reading

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A non-competitive mind part 2

The real challenge in Aikido is the feedback. The part where we want to know if we are doing the right thing or not. For a competitve sport, the feedback is simple and direct. you win, you’re good, you win … Continue reading

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A non-competitive mind: part 1

What happens to a mind trained in a non-competitive endeavour over a period of time? Recently i tried a class of Jiujitsu, for experiential learning. I left the class with a very profound insight as to why Aikido is so … Continue reading

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