Category - Ki Applied

Principles of Mind & Body Unification applied to enhance effectiveness in real situations.

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Extra! Cricket Legend Don Bradman Learnt Ki
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Ki Aikido Students Fall Asleep On The Mat!
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What You Will Never Learn In A Dojo: “Bakachikara“.

Extra! Cricket Legend Don Bradman Learnt Ki

Tohei Sensei was behind the successes of many sporting legends, including Sadaharu Oh and Shigeo Nakajima, two of Japan’s baseball immortals. He taught them how to unify mind and body in their particular games. After learning from Tohei, Sadaharu Oh hit more home runs than Babe Ruth! One of my students, Tushan, is into cricket[…]

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Ki Aikido Students Fall Asleep On The Mat!

Last night in seniors class, we practised sleeping! Yes, you read that right. SLEEPING. How can you practise sleeping? Isn’t it something that just happens? Well, hopefully it does, but most people have plenty of experience with disturbed sleep and even insomnia. Anyone who has ever gone a day or two without it knows that[…]

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What You Will Never Learn In A Dojo: “Bakachikara“.

(Cracking Heads & Tearing out Nails in The Backstreets of Tokyo in ’92.) Powerful technique comes through years of striving. Ki or universal energy comes through years of learning how to be natural and learning how to accomplish without striving. But the primal power of bakachikara, while residing in all of us, only arises in[…]

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