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Encyclopedia > Kisshomaru Ueshiba

Kisshomaru Ueshiba (植芝 吉祥丸 Ueshiba Kisshomaru) (June 27, 1921-January 4, 1999) was the third son of Morihei Ueshiba, the founder of Aikido. Kisshomaru was Doshu (roughly translated as "keeper" or "guardian of the Way") at Aikikai Hombu Dojo in Tokyo until his death on 1999. June 27 is the 178th day of the year (179th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 187 days remaining. ... 1921 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... January 4 is the 4th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1999 is a common year starting on Friday of the Common Era, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Morihei Ueshiba Morihei Ueshiba (植芝盛平 Ueshiba Morihei, December 14th, 1883 - April 26, 1969) was a famous martial artist and founder of Aikido. ... Aikido (合気道 Aikidō, also 合氣道 using an older style of kanji), literally meaning harmony energy way, or with some poetic license, way of the harmonious spirit, is a gendai budo — a modern Japanese martial art. ... Doshu (道主) is a hereditary title for the Head of the Way, the way in question being the Japanese martial art aikido. ... Aikikai Hombu Dojo (合気会 本部道場) is the headquarter of the Aikikai which is an umbrella organization of various national aikido organizations. ... Long a symbol of Tokyo, the Nijubashi Bridge at the Imperial Palace. ... 1999 is a common year starting on Friday of the Common Era, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ...


Kisshomaru was born in Ayabe on 1921. He graduated from Waseda University with a degree in economics. Ayabe (綾部市; -shi) is a city located in Kyoto, Japan. ... 1921 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Okuma clock tower, noon (b. ... Economics (deriving from the Greek words οίκω [okos], house, and νέμω [nemo], rules hence household management) is the social science that studies the allocation of scarce resources to satisfy unlimited wants. ...


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Morihei Ueshiba (植芝盛平 Ueshiba Morihei, December 14th, 1883 - April 26, 1969) was a famous martial artist and founder of Aikido.
Over time Ueshiba was to distance himself from both these teachers but their effect on him and his art can not be overstated.
Ueshiba sensei is remembered as a master of the martial arts whose studies transcended technical matters to include a moral and philosophical view of the world based around harmony in the face of aggression.
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