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  1. The Art of Peace

    The Art of Peace

    • by
    • Morihei Ueshiba
    • edited by
    • John Stevens
    The inspirational teachings in this collection show that the real way of the warrior is based on compassion, wisdom, fearlessness, and love of nature. The teachings are drawn from the talks and writings of Morihei Ueshiba, founder of the popular Japanese martial art of Aikido, a mind-body discipline he called the "Art of Peace," which offers a nonviolent way to victory in the face of conflict. Ueshiba believed that Aikido… Read More

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  2. The Practice of Freedom

    The Practice of Freedom

    Aikido Principles as a Spiritual Guide

    • by
    • Wendy Palmer
    Drawing on the poetic wisdom of the Tao Te Ching, American sensei Wendy Palmer translates the powerful teachings of aikido for use in everyday life—all without practicing the vigorous exercises of the martial art itself. With poignant reflections on her own life, including her Conscious Embodiment work and teaching inmates in a women's federal prison, she describes how we can lose our sense of freedom, vitality, and integrity when under… Read More

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  3. The Art of Throwing

    The Art of Throwing

    Principles and Techniques

    • by
    • Marc Tedeschi
    This illuminating work outlines the essential principles and techniques that define the art of throwing in most martial arts. More than 1,200 outstanding photographs introduce over 130 practical techniques encompassing all types of throws: shoulder throws, hip throws, hand throws, leg throws, sacrifice throws, kick-counter throws, advanced combination throws and transitions, and defenses against throws. Comprehensive introductory chapters provide an authoritative overview of important technical principles, East Asian energetic concepts,… Read More

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    $35.00
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