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Tea Leaves

Life lessons from anime and martial arts

Japanese intuitive learning teaches that relying on experience is what counts

There is a scene in the hit Japanese anime TV series "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba " in which the demon slaying mentor, Sabito, tells the hero, Tanjiro, that he is failing to learn his craft properly because "your body doesn't understand anything."

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