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Tokimune Takeda's student Yoshihisa Ishibashi. More about Ishibashi Sensei in these articles on the Aikido Sangenkai blog:

"Tokimune Takeda – Aiki Kuden and Hiden" - http://www.aikidosangenkai.org/blog/tokimune-takeda-aiki-kuden-hiden/

"Solo Training for Kokyu-ryoku and Ki in Daito-ryu Aiki Budo" - http://www.aikidosangenkai.org/blog/solo-training-kokyu-ryoku-ki-daito-ryu-aikibudo/
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No pictures !?! Still, an interesting essay from Allen Beebe on the characteristics of the Aiki body. 

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Aiki is simple! (1) Figure out what to do (2) Do it... 

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Kyoichi Inoue's final demonstration as the Kancho of the Yoshinkan. More from Inoue Sensei in "Aikido Shihan Kyoichi Inoue – Learning from the Kojiki", on the Aikido Sangenkai blog:

http://www.aikidosangenkai.org/blog/aikido-shihan-kyoichi-inoue-kojiki/



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"What is Aiki? Introduction to a method of analyzing Aiki. (Part 1)" - in Russian, courtesy of Ivan Labushevskiy. The original English version is available on the Aikido Sangenkai blog:

http://www.aikidosangenkai.org/blog/introduction-method-analyzing-aiki/

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Kenji Tomiki defending against a front kick from Hideo Ohba in 1961. More from Tomiki Sensei on the Aikido Sangenkai blog:

"Aikido Shihan Kenji Tomiki’s Goshinjutsu"
http://www.aikidosangenkai.org/blog/aikido-shihan-kenji-tomiki-goshinjutsu/

"Kenji Tomiki: Judo Taiso – a method of training Aiki no Jutsu through Judo principles"
http://www.aikidosangenkai.org/blog/judo-taiso-aiki-no-jutsu-kenji-tomiki/

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Now available in English, hardcover and Kindle versions, one of Aikido's brother arts as presented by the son of its founder. 

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A very nice pair of menuki (an ornament found on the hilt of a sword) depicting the Buddhist deity Marishiten from the Boston Museum of Fine Art. Marishiten was often invoked through the use of the Kuji-kiri ("Nine Cuts") hand gestures practiced by Aikido Founder Morihei Ueshiba and mentioned by Hiroshi Tada in "Aikido Shihan Hiroshi Tada – the Yachimata Lecture, Part 3", on the Aikido Sangenkai blog:

http://www.aikidosangenkai.org/blog/aikido-hiroshi-tada-yachimata-part-3/
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Seiseki Abe and Steven Seagal - more from Abe Sensei in "Aikido Shihan Seiseki Abe – Meeting Morihei Ueshiba O-Sensei", on the Aikido Sangenkai blog:

http://www.aikidosangenkai.org/blog/seiseki-abe-meeting-morihei-ueshiba-o-sensei/
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Cai Fang Song, whose push hands videos were posted earlier, also appears in volume 1 of Jan Diepersloot's "Warriors of Stillness: Meditative Traditions in the Chinese Martial Arts" 
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