Dojo Events

Aikido Los Angeles - Southland Aikido

Upcoming Events

Adjusted COVID-19 Schedule. Please check the dojo schedule for updated times.

Past Events

Major Seminar Listings

United States Aikido Federation
Birankai North America
Aikido Un En Kai
Aikido of Schools of Ueshiba
California Aikido Association
Takemusu Aikido Association
Pacific Aikido Federation
Aikido World Alliance
Aikido Association of America

Meditation Sittings

Open to all looking to practice meditation, especially beginners. This class is free to the public, but donations to Southland Aikido are most welcome. Sessions begin at noon on these Saturdays and will run about 45-50 minutes. Please arrive 10 minutes early to get situated. February 4, 2017 February 11, 2017 February 18, 2017 February … Continue reading Meditation Sittings

Eli and Edward

Aikido Classes For Beginners

New students with little or no Aikido experience are encouraged to start their training in the Basic Aikido class on Saturday mornings at 10:00-11:00. This class teaches the basic movements and fundamental techniques of Aikido. And importantly, students learn the fundamentals of how to take the falls (“ukemi’) in Aikido in a safe and efficient … Continue reading Aikido Classes For Beginners

2016 Spring Seminar with Harvey Konigsberg Sensei

In 1965, Harvey Konigsberg, a promising young boxer at the time, attended an Aikido demonstration by Yoshimitsu Yamada Sensei and Koichi Tohei Sensei. This soon compelled him to begin his training in Aikido, and by 1970 he was already teaching at the New York Aikikai, the Aikikai headquarters of the USA. One of the original students of Yamada Sensei, Konigsberg Sensei has been practicing Aikido for over 50 years.