In practice this phrase is used in an exchange of goodwill and is used to say 'please allow me to practice with you'
Lake County Aikikai is a member Dojo of the United States Aikido Federation (USAF) and is affiliated with the Hombu Dojo in Japan. We are honored to be under the direction of Yoshimitsu Yamada Sensei, a former uchi-deshi to the Founder of Aikido, Morihei Ueshiba. At Lake County Aikikai, we teach the elegant art of Aikido. Aikido is a practical art of self-defense that aims to disable an attacker.