Jujutsu, aikijujutsu, aikido, aikijutsu
Jujutsu, aikijujutsu, aikido, aikijutsu—There are many styles, many philosophies, and many similarities, but also some major differences—running the gamut from dance-like flowing art, to glorified wrestling. The Yamate-ryu is unique, distinctive in both application and approach. It has its own path.
The late Fredrick Lovret Sensei gives a glimpse into the philosophical foundations of our budo in this excerpt from the 1980’s video, Aikijutsu Hiden.