True Victory is Victory Over Oneself

masakatsu agatsu

12 1/4″ W x 43″ H Japanese Scroll
by Master Japanese Calligrapher Eri Takase


True Victory is Victory Over Oneself in Japanese is 正勝吾勝 which is read masakatsu agatsu

The Japanese phrase masakatsu agatsu meaning “True Victory is Victory Over Oneself” was coined by Morihei Ueshiba, the founder of Aikido. The phrase is composed of the kanji (read masa) meaning “correct; true”, (read katsu) meaning “victory”, (read a) meaning “self” and (read gatsu) meaning “victory”.

About The Art: This beautiful hand brushed scroll by Master Takase is personally created at the time of your order and proudly bears her seal and signature. We exclusively import this high-quality scroll with brown silk borders and fine Japanese paper from one of the finest scroll makers in Nara Japan. This is not a print but is hand brushed to match the sample as closely as possible. This is a personal work of art that is designed to last generations.

Delivery: The scroll is completed and shipped within 1-3 business days and arrives ready to display.