Morihiro Saito Shihan (1928-2002)

Saito

The highest ranked Aikido Master in the world and longest direct student of Aikido‚Äôs Founder, Professor Morihei Ueshiba, from 1946-1969. Saito Shihan was the chief instructor of the Founder’s Dojo from 1969-2002 and Aiki-Shrine caretaker.