True budo is a work of love. It is a work of giving life to all beings, and not killing or struggling with each other. Love is the guardian deity of everything. Nothing can exist without it. Aikido is the realization of love.
Morihei Ueshiba

 

Welcome to Aikido Pretoria 

 

 

 AIKIDO is an authentic Japanese martial art, a modern Budo that is also a subtle system of personal development. Aikido comprises physical and spiritual dimensions and was founded by Morihei Ueshiba after he had mastered many traditional arts and engaged in profound spiritual training.

 

Many authoritive works have been published on the subject. Also feel free to consult our links page for more information or refer to our suggested reading list.