When training using ninpo taijutsu (Our self-defense, Martial Arts method) it is very important to understand that the attacker is going to put pressure on you. You need to take that energy and redirect it to your advantage. When studying the movement of energy in a conflict learn to read the energy of the conflict. Then use the your taijutsu (unarmed fighting, body skill) to change the energy to bring peace. Remember it not about escalation, it’s concerning bringing balance to the universe. Join us Today!
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I was working on kenjutsu last week and was moving with my training partner changing kamae (position based on what my spirit is sensing in relation to a changing environment). This requires the mind and body to stay sharp, because if your mind floats for one moment you could be in over your head. A good starting place on how not to get in over your head is “Stay in the moment, not before or after.”
The longer we train in martial arts, the deeper we come to understand ourselves. This deep understanding comes from first training with the physical techniques and then studying the effect the training has on us. If you train with a sincere heart, you can gain great value from martial arts.