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Welcome to New England Aikikai
In Boston Since 1966 - The Original Aikido Dojo
The Japanese word Aikido is written in three characters which roughly translate as, "The Way of Harmony with the Universe." Aikido is a true budo, or Martial Way; evolved in the historic tradition of Japanese warrior arts. Studied in earnest, Aikido is more than a science of tactics and self-defense; it is a discipline for perfecting the spirit.

Aikido was developed by Morihei Ueshiba, known as O Sensei (Great Teacher) to more than one million students of Aikido throughout the world.

Our Sensei
Mitsunari Kanai Sensei was one of the last uchi-deschi (apprentice students) of
O Sensei, with whom he
studied intensively for over ten years.
News and Events

For more New England Aikikai news, events, links, and photos of our dojo and events, please go to the New England Aikikai Facebook Group.

Click to the right for a detailed class schedule, information on children's classes, and classes in the martial art of Iaido taught at New England Aikikai under the Kaze No Kai Iaido Group.

PLEASE JOIN US ON SATURDAY, APRIL 19, YOSHIMITSU YAMADA SHIHAN, WILL BE WITH US IN THE AFTERNOON FROM 1:30 - 3:30PM FOR OUR 10TH ANNUAL MEMORIAL SEMINAR. THE FLYER AND REGISTRATION FORM WITH DETAILS MAY BE VIEWED BELOW. WE HOPE VERY MUCH TO SEE YOU THERE.

CLICK HERE FOR MEMORIAL SEMINAR FLYER

CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION FORM

THANK YOU PETER BERNATH SHIHAN FOR A WONDERFUL TIME AT OUR ANNUAL SPRING MEMORIAL SEMINAR IN REMEMBERANCE OF KANAI SENSEI APRIL 6&7 2013.

A SINCERE THANK YOU TO DONOVAN WAITE SHIHAN FOR A GREAT EXPERIENCE AT OUR WINTER AIKIDO AND WEAPONS SEMINAR LAST JANUARY 19 &20.

IT WAS SUCH A PLEASURE AND AN HONOR TO HAVE HAD LORRAINE DIANNE SENSEI WITH US ONCE AGAIN FOR OUR FALL AIKIDO AND WEAPONS SEMINAR, ON OCT 27!!

NEW ENGLAND AIKIKAI MEMORIAL SEMINAR WITH SIOUX HALL, DON LALIBERTY, AND CARL FASANO.

The memorial seminars every year are a celebration of Kanai Sensei's life. After eight years of physical absence our togetherness and the classes with these amazing instructors is a testament to how great a teacher Kanai Sensei was...a great teacher and humanitarian. Thank you Sensei for all you gave us.

JAN 28 & 29 AIKIDO AND WEAPONS SEMINAR WITH DONOVAN WAITE SHIHAN. I would like to express my sincere gratitude to those whose efforts in helping to run this event made it all possible. I would especially like to thank Donovan Waite Sensei. His uplifting presence and the patience, generosity, and kindness inherent in his excellent instruction is an inspiration. It was a weekend full of the fun and friendship of community and the development of our Aikido and weapons skills under the outstanding teaching of one of the foremost martial artists of our time.

 
 

Class Schedule

Classes for Children

Classes in Iaido

Develop your inner qualities and fullest potential through Aikido training; spiritual growth, strength of character, positive self-image and confidence comes with physical strength, endurance and flexibility. More...

 

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