The name says it all. The word AIKIDO is comprised of three Japanese words. AI meaning “harmony”, KI meaning “spirit” and DO meaning “the way”. AIKIDO..."
EVOLUTION OF KAMIDO AIKIDO Archeological Research - Archeologists have postulated that since the beginning of time, self-preservation or self protection has been a major concern for mankind..."
What is Kamido Aikido?1
The Evolution of Kamido Aikido2
The Significance of the Kamido...3
In order to fully understand the essence of Kamido Aikido, it is necessary to have a basic knowledge of the principles of which Aikido, Karate, Judo and Jujitsu are comprised. In Aikido, primary emphasis is placed on linear and circular movement combined with gracefulness and fluidity to develop subtle but decisive power. In Karate, prominence is given to stances that provide...Read More
The Samurai warriors of Japan adopted a code of conduct commensurate with their acquired honor, privileges and responsibilities. This code of conduct is referred to as bushido (Military Knight Way / way of the warrior). The Knights of Europe had a similar code of conduct depicting the qualities of the ideal knight as having the spirit and mannerisms of a gallant, distinguished...Read More