Founded by Morihei Ueshiba (O'Sensei)

the art which maximizes self-defense with efficient force.

Aikido is not only taijutsu (open hand techniques), but is complimented with the art of Aiki-ken (wooden sword) and Aiki-jo (wooden staff).

IWAMA SHINSHIN AIKI SHURENKAI is a non profit organization founded by Hitohira Saito Sensei, student of the Founder of Aikido ~ Morihei Ueshiba Sensei and his father Morihiro Saito Sensei ~ Guardian of Aiki Shrine, Uchideshi of Aikido’s Founder.