Tag Archives: Injuries

Who would you hurt?

Imagine, you are the most skilled martial artist in the world, you have mastered Karate, MMa, Judo, Boxing, Muay Thai, and other lethal martial arts. You certain can kill someone with your moves! Who is the first person you’ll end … Continue reading

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What is Aikido?

It is always good to revisit this question, no matter how long you’ve been in practise. As a matter of fact, the long you practice, the more relevant this question is. Is Aikido peaceful? No. Is Aikido harmonious? Nope, sorry. … Continue reading

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My “Expert” Advise

So we are back to that hypothetical million dollar scenario. “What to do when we encounter baddies?” Well, this question, I guess has been romanticized to a degree where it is no longer romantic anymore. But it still is! Why? … Continue reading

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Losing your nerve

Sensei mentioned something about the spinal cord a couple of lessons back. He has advised us to take care of our back, especially in areas of posture, taking a ukemi in Aikido’s context. To him, the spine is like an … Continue reading

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Of injuries- victims and perpetrators

In simple terms there can only be 2 kind of people who can injure us in training, and they are the same kind of people we can injure in training. Either our juniors or our seniors. Aikido like many other … Continue reading

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Perfection

Perfection is a state of mind which can never be achieved. We has human beings are endowed with a level of consciousness that is a boon for some, a bane for many. We are able to use our conscious faculty … Continue reading

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Reflection of self

There is a deeper meaning to Aikido than just a martial arts. In fact, its is not effective as a form of self defense. the learning curve is too steep and anyone aspire to be competent in self defense are … Continue reading

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