The hakama then and now.
From colorful hakamas worn by everyone in the dojo to the status symbol for yudansha into which it has degenerated.
Listen to the voice recording to learn more about this and to find out the meaning of the seven pleats of the hakama.
I am blogging about beauty and aikido. I love training in aikido and want to evolve. I also like spending my free time reading about skincare and learning from others. What I know I will share with you in blog posts and hope to get your feedback.