Master the techniques of aikido with this illustrated martial arts guide.
Complete Aikido is the authoritative text in this enlightening martial art and self-defense system. This definitive aikido guide is packed with history and philosophy, and offers precise descriptions with over 400 photographs illustrating the proper—and improper—way to execute aikido techniques. In the almost thirty years for the reason that death of aikido founder Morihei Ueshiba O’Sensei, his many students have spread his philosophy and vision internationally, including writer Roy Suenaka.
Complete Aikido provides insights into the three leading styles of this Japanese martial art: the original art developed by founder Morihei Ueshiba O’Sensei, the Shin-Shin Toitsu aikido of Koichi Tohei Sensei, and the Suenaka-ha Tetsugaku-ho aikido of Roy Suenaka Sensei. Both an enchanting martial biography and a comprehensive instructional manual, this aikido book is a will have to for all practitioners in quest of the best way of harmony.