During his workshops and seminars, Daniel TOUTAIN Sensei refers to 6 fundamental points in Aikido (these points are illustrated in his 14 DVD).
Here, we extend that list to 10 key points. Each point should be considered of equal importance.
L’Aikido, is just the application of common sense principles.
D. TOUTAIN Sensei
Anyone practicing Aikido needs to assimilate these basic principles in order to apply them during the execution of Aikido techniques.
Keep in mind that the principles are interrelated: to correctly apply one, it will be necessary to apply others. By reviewing the principles several times you will appreciate this for yourself.
The ten fundamental points are…