The sensei of my youngest's aikido dojo passed way on Sunday, March 29, 2020. He was a great Aikidoka, a great martial artist, a great teacher and a great guy and a very good man. Irvin Faust Sensei trained in martial arts for over 40 years. He was a 7th degree black belt in Aikido and is also a Shihan (master instructor.) His instructors were Luqman Hakeem Sensei and Yamada Shihan. Sensei also holds rank in Tae Kwan Do, Karate, and Kung Fu.