What is Aikido? The principles of Aikido15.04.2011 21:26
the Principles of Aikido were discovered by the Japanese Morihei Ueshiba by. Among the main are: the Aiki – spirit of unity, Tenkan there caring the line of attack, MA-AI – distance security, Sumi – impact on point the balance of the enemy and Atemi – striking techniques.
the Spirit of unity is intuitive category, which can be developed only by experience and introspection. Aikido helps to develop both physical and spiritual qualities.
From the outset it was assumed that each of us has a certain amount of energy "Ki", which is concentrated in the center of "Hara". Combat the art of Aikido provides for the principle of guided control, that is the enemy can move in any direction, but he will always be under control.
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"AI" in Japanese means harmony. It can to be broken when there is aggression. The task of the martial art Aikido the restoration of this harmony. The aggressive energy of the opponent first control, and then transferred to the circumference. Thus, You become the centre of neutralization.
Normally, a lesson of Aikido is to work with a partner. The purpose such training is the ability to learn to control and feel your of the enemy. All the movements in this martial art is like that of water. One action must flow out the other. All movements in Aikido are beautiful and elegant, because it give a lot of attention from the very beginning. All of these principles considered correct and on a psychological level. A true wizard through and through sees the opponent and anticipate his later actions.
MA AI is the distance, which is a some kind of sphere around aikidokas, that is the distance at which You are safe.
it Often happens that the MA-AI depends on the enemy unarmed or armed. Naturally, in the case of weapons it is necessary to observe a greater distance.
Each the principle of Aikido plays an important role in this martial art. Not sticking to one principles, you run the risk of losing control of the opponent, and give him opportunity to disturb Your harmony.
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