Takemusu Aiki: the purification of the will

The Holy Grail of Martial Arts is, with no doubt, the achievement of the condition in which  techniques flow spontaneously. Easy, nice, clean, almost effortless, effective. Beautiful. This condition, in Aikido, is known as Takemusu Aiki, where Aikido that flows spontaneously and freely. For those who grew up watching Hokuto no Ken mangas, it’s a […]