Book: In Search of Martial Kindness

Peace Dojo Member Christian Vanhenten’s book, “In Search of Martial Kindness,” originally published in French, is now available in English, thanks to AE Member and professional translator Ted Kendris. The book, subtitled, “Discovering the Aiki Attitude for Everyday Life,” addresses the question: How can you live in peace while respecting others and also yourself? It incorporates…

Aiki Somatics at Watershed Center

“Body-Based Conflict Transformation Workshop” 3-5 March 2017 at the Watershed Center (Millerton, NY 12546) will introduce Paul Linden‘s somatic exercises for self-regulation under stress to community activists and peace builders (as well as martial artists). To clarify his purpose Paul, Ss. paraphrases Dr. King’s motto, “Love without Power is weakness; Power without Love is brutality.”…

Aiki/AVP Miniworkshop, 30 May 2016

FRIENDS, AIKIDOKA, Milton Román and I will present “Aiki/AVP Miniworkshop” (3½hr) at the Alternatives to Violence Project National Gathering in Denver (on 30 May 2016. We hope that the many international facilitators there will include more somatic exercises in their workshops, perhaps even become I-Key Facilitators with Urban Visions, Inc.!