S E K I

S H I B U M I - Nicholai -

S H I B U M I
– Nicholai –

S H I B U M I - Beñat Le Cagot -

S H I B U M I
– Beñat Le Cagot –

S H I B U M I - Kishikawa-san -

S H I B U M I
– Kishikawa-san –

S H I B U M I - Hana -

S H I B U M I
– Hana –

 

S E K I
–  Mutual Life  –
Example of seki (mutual life). Neither Black nor White can play on the marked points without reducing their own liberties for those groups to one (self-atari).
( Go Game )
Inspired from ” Shibumi ”
Hel’s secret is his determination to reach that rare personal purity and state of perfection known as Shibumi.

Originally published in 1979, Shibumi has made the greatest impact among Trevanian fans and remains today his most revered novel.