Message of Doshu on Gratitude from Behind Masks

Here are the recent words of Doshu Moriteru Ueshiba regarding the gratitude each of us can feel towards life and simple things, even though we are still affected by the pandemic.

First International Feminine Online Aikido Seminar organized by our Colombian Member

A few day ago, our member in Colombia organized the First International Feminine Online Aikido Seminar and the feedback was great, reaching to over one hundred thousand people around the world. Here is a nice report made by the organizer, Germán Santamaría Sensei.

Happy birthday to Hombu Dojo-cho!
Happy birthday to Hombu Dojo-cho Mitsuteru Ueshiba!
Many wishes of joy, health and harmony!


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Aikido Online Zoom Trainings

We have concluded a set of three Zoom classes that show that Aikido techniques can be used by people with disabilities.Thank you for joining us by Zoom or by the Facebook live streaming!

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The 2020 International Aikido Summit should have happened this month, September 2020, but had to be postponed due to the pandemic. We think you might enjoy this new video presenting highlights of the previous edition, that took place in Takasaki, Japan, in 2016. Visit the International Aikido Federation YouTube channel for more content! Thank you for watching and sharing our videos!


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