Why Words Matter In Ninjutsu

By February 4, 2015 featured
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It’s a common question: Why does it matter what words you use when defending against an attack? Why can I only say “Stop it!” in Earth, and not “Whoa!” or “Easy!”?

Turns out there is a legitimate psychological reason for using certain words at certain times. The sounds in the words have an effect on our mind whether we realize it in the moment or not.

Isler Sensei explains in the video below: