Featured video: “Rinjiro Shirata at 1978 All-Japan Aikido Demonstration”

Available in our video archives is a video clip of the famous Rinjiro Shirata Sensei, 9th dan, who began his study under Morihei Ueshiba O-Sensei way back in 1933. He was one of the few teachers to continue doing aikido in the postwar era. His aikido is very dynamic and martial in nature. Have a look at his wonderful performance!

The Aikido Journal archives now include more than 800 articles in twenty different languages and numerous video clips. We are constantly adding new articles and translations in our effort to document aikido and related disciplines past and present. If you would like to support us in this effort by taking out a subscription to the Online Aikido Journal we welcome you to do so by clicking this link. Remember that if you subscribe or renew for two years you will now receive the Aiki News / Aikido Journal Archival DVD absolutely free of charge. Don’t pass up this special offer!

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