Masaka Agatsu Katsu Haya Hi
Receptive Landscaping Program: Mt Baldy
the Four Elements
Philosophy is critical for understanding the eastern arts of Aikido and Zen Brush; There is a critical balance in the mind/body connection between thinking and doing: if one only thinks there is no agency and if one only acts the agency is thoughtless and uncultivated.After all, Socrates said an unexamined life is not worth living.
To distinguish this mind/body philosophical approach from traditional Western philosophy, I use the term: Practical Philosophy.
The Philosophy of Morihei