AIKIDO in Japanese letters
in small letters signature of founder of AIKIDO Morihei Ueshiba
circle - ENSO It symbolizes absolute enligehtenment, strength, elegance, the universe, and the void; it can also symbolize the Japanese aesthetics itself.
In japanese letters: Takemusu Aiki - concept developed by Morihei Ueshiba of how the ultimate martial art should be, how his aikido should be, an art which may harmonize all living beings and free techniques could be spontaneously executed.
In small letters - meaning of fords AIKIDO
AI - joining, unifying, combining, fit
KI - spirit, energy, mood, morale
DO - way, path