Writings, thoughts and external resources

Since my first contact with Kinbaku, with the body inside the kinbaku, I have the intuition that the ropes on a body that are more erotic expression. In these text, they is no secret, magic or special knowledge about Japanese bondage. There’s just the look of a student on his subject. Nourished by Asian culture, martial, massage and body management, but also more or less philosophical literature, you will find a small share my thoughts and questions.

Summary

  • Japanese’s culture study

-MA
“Fundamentally, Ma is the interval which necessarily exists between two things which succeed each other: whence the idea of a pause.” (in Augustin Berque, 1982).
-MA-AI
the passage from one element to another, from one place to another, from one state to another, in a natural and harmonious fashion.
-OKU
“A place situated profoundly in the interior of things, far from their external aspect”
-OMOTE-URA
Omote is the part that is visible, Ura the part that is hidden.
Far from talking about opposition, we are going to talk about complementarity.
-HANA
One must produce each note as if, alone, it was the whole concert