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2000 Feb. 12th
MEIKAKU-KAI was founded with 11 original members headed by MAEKAWA, Nobuo shihan.


2000 Sep. 2nd to 3rd
The first Aiki seminar was held in Urasoe, Okinawa.


2001 Feb. 2nd to 4th
2nd Aiki seminar was held in Urasoe and Naha, Okinawa.


2001 Sep. 7th to 9th
3rd Aiki seminar was held in Urasoe and Naha, Okinawa
Meikaku-kai Journal (1st edition) was published.


2002 Jun. 23rd
Opening ceremony for the Kyoto head dojyo was held.
Meikaku-kai Journal (2nd edition) was published.


2003 Jan. 17th to 19th
The first joint Aiki seminar was held with 25 Meikaku-kai members and 20 Taiwan participants in Taipei.


2003 Jun.
Meikaku-kai Journal (3rd edition) was published.


2003 Aug. 28th to Sep. 1st
The calligraphic hanging scroll “天人合一” written by Former Taiwan President, Lee Teng- hui was honorably presented to Maekawa shihan.
2nd joint Aiki seminar was held in Kaohsiung.


2003 Sep. 20th to 21st
The first Kyoto head dojyo seminar (Gassyuku) was held.


2003 Dec. 1st
Aiki demonstration was performed by Maekawa shihan for the students of Kubasaki High School in US military base, CampFoster, Okinawa.


2004 Feb.
Meikaku-kai Journal (4th edition) was published.


2004 Jul. 23rd
19 members headed by Maekawa shihan honorably met Former Taiwan President, Lee Teng-hui at Taiwan Research Institute in Tamshui. The lecture about “Bushido” by Former President Lee for over two hours gave the members deep spiritual impacts.


2004 Sep.
Meikaku-kai Journal (5th edition) was published.


2004 Sep. 18th to 20th
2nd Kyoto head dojyo seminar (Gassyuku) was held.


2005 Jan. 20th to 23rd
Aiki seminar for the aikido instructors in Taiwan was performed by Maekawa shihan at Chang Hang-tong dojyo in Sanchung.


2005 Apr. 25th
Aiki demonstration and seminar were performed by Maekawa shihan for the students of Kubasaki High School in US military base, Camp Foster, Okinawa.


2005 Sep. 17th to 19th
3rd Kyoto head dojyo seminar (Gassyuku) was held.


2006 Apr. 24th
Aiki demonstration and seminar were performed by Maekawa shihan for the R.O.T.C students of Kubasaki High School in US military base, Camp Foster, Okinawa.


2006 Sep. 16th to 18th
4th Kyoto head dojyo seminar (Gassyuku) was held.


2006 Dec. 4th
Aiki demonstration and workshop were performed by Maekawa shihan for the Aiki-club students of Kubasaki High School in US military base, Camp Foster, Okinawa.
At that time, Maekawa shihan was honored by the Principal of the school for co-operating their educational activity.


2007 Mar.22nd to 26th
International Aiki seminar was held in Suzhou, China.
At this seminar, Maekawa shihan trained some members of German community on that area.


2007 Sep.1st to 5th
International Aiki seminar was held in Oroshaza, Hungary.
At this seminar, Maekawa shihan trained 17 members of local aiki-do society on that area.


2007 Nov.23rd to 25th
5th Kyoto head dojyo seminar (Gassyuku) was held.


2008 May.22nd to Jun.9th
International Aiki seminar was held in Brazil.
At this seminar, Maekawa shihan trained a good many people of local aiki-do societies in the country.


2008 Aug. 22nd to Sep. 7th
International Aiki seminar was held in Budapest and Szeged, Hungary.
At this seminar, Maekawa shihan trained 40 members of local aiki-do society on the area.


2008 Nov.22nd to 24th
6th Kyoto head dojyo seminar (Gassyuku) was held.


2009 Jun. 19th to Jul. 2nd
International Aiki seminar was held in Budapest, Hungary.
At this seminar, Maekawa shihan trained 23 members of local aiki-do society on the area.


2009 Nov.21st to 23rd
7th Kyoto head dojyo seminar (Gassyuku) was held.


2010 Feb. 12th
MEIKAKU-KAI attained its 10th year since the establishment.


2010 May. 19th to Jun. 1st
International Aiki seminar was held in Brazil.
By this seminar, Maekawa shihan established a strong relationship between the local Aiki enthusiasts.


2010 Sep.
The 10th year Anniversary Meikaku-kai journal was published.


2010 Oct. 9th to 11th
8th Kyoto head dojyo seminar (Gassyuku) was held in Kyoto.


2010 Oct. 10th
10th Anniversary Ceremony was held in Kyoto.
At the ceremony, the late Professor Mineo Nakajima was invited as Guest Speaker.


2011 Apr. 7th to 9th
International Aiki seminar was held in Budapest, Hungary.


2011 Jul. 30th to 31st
Akita Seminar was held inviting the late Professor Mineo Nakajima.


2011 Oct. 8th to 10th
9th Kyoto head dojyo seminar (Gassyuku) was held in Kyoto.


2012 Mar. 27th to Apl. 1st
International Aiki seminar was held in Budapest, Hungary.


2012 Sep. 28th to Oct. 3rd
International Aiki seminar was held in Berlin, Germany.


2012 Nov. 23rd to 25th
10th Kyoto head dojyo seminar (Gassyuku) was held in Kyoto.


2013 Mar. 23rd to 27th
International Aiki seminar was held in Budapest, Hungary.


2013 Oct.
Meikaku-kai journal, 2013 Autumn Special Edition-In memoriam; Professor Mineo Nakajima was published.


2013 Nov. 3rd to 5th
11th Kyoto head dojyo seminar (Gassyuku) was held in Kyoto.


2014 Mar. 27th to 31st
International Aiki seminar was held in Budapest, Hungary


2014 April
Maekawa shihan was inaugurated as the President of the Kyoto Aikido Federation.


2014 Oct. 16th to 19th
International Aiki seminar was held in Budapest, Hungary.


2014 Nov. 16th
Maekawa shihan had Aiki demonstration and Aikido seminar at the Kyoto Aikido Federation Annual Meeting.


2014 Nov. 21st to 24th
12th Kyoto head dojyo seminar (Gassyuku) was held in Kyoto.


2015 Feb. 12th
MEIKAKU-KAI attained its 15th year since the establishment.


2015 Apr. 11th
Maekawa shihan was invited to the All Japan Doctors’ Kendo Federation Annual meeting and had Aiki demonstration.


2015 Sep.
The 15th year Anniversary Meikaku-kai journal was published.


2015 Oct. 16th to 18th
13th Kyoto head dojyo seminar (Gassyuku) was held in Kyoto.


2015 Oct. 17th
15th Anniversary Ceremony was held in Kyoto.