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many of the aikido throws are done to not injure your opponent whereas in aiki jutsu they are done to inflict maximum damage....you shouldn't be able to do a breakfall from an aiki jutsu throw
JimHawkins wrote:of Japanese arts, they are very exclusive and picky about who they let write them big fat checks for tuition. And I would expect the training in Japan to be just a tad tougher and better that what you might find here, if you can find genuine Daito-Ryu (multiple clans) in the US at all.
wes tasker wrote:I believe this also renders the discussion over "effectiveness" non sequitor as Aikido was founded on the premise of a way of peace and harmony, and Daito-ryu and its variants are classical arts meant to preserve a tradition of combat done under very disimalar situations than today.
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