This book is now available in English so that more people can benefit from the wisdom and insights found in the original book. It was originally written for his Japanese speaking students to help them get more from Aikido and Life. The book has the answers to questions that have been asked of Morito Suganuma Sensei as he traveled around the world teaching and demonstrating the ways of Aikido. Sensei hopes you will enjoy the wisdom found in it for many years to come.
From the Publisher: Kokyu Nage translates as ‘breath throw’. What one is learning is to co-ordinate one’s body movement with the breath while throwing down, or projecting away. This book contains practical materials about Kokyu Nage techniques. All the techniques are illustrated step by step.
Part 2 of a 2-volume set. Also available as an E-Book from numerous outlets.
This is the first book in English to introduce the technical curriculum of Daito-ryu Aikijujutsu as originally taught by Sokaku Takeda. It contains the 31 techniques of the ikkajo series of the Hiden Mokuroku, the first level of study in Daito-ryu. The arts of Daito-ryu form the basis for most of the techniques of modern aikido, the martial art created by Morihei Ueshiba O-sensei.
Aiki combat jujitsu as taught by Calvin Metz who has been in the Martial Arts for over 20 years. Ten of those years he studied Hapkido. He also studied Daito Ryu Aiki Jujits under Sensei Sterling Dyson for 8 years. He has combined those styles together with many other styles he has studied over the years in order to teach the most street effective techniques. This manual will take you through step by step all the requirements needed for Level 1 along with photos in color.