Kalari Payattu – World’s Oldest (and probably original) Martial Art

29 Mar

Here is an article about this interesting martial art

Kalarippayattu from southern India is probably the oldest still-practiced martial art form in the world. As of now, its mostly practiced in Kerala. It is said that Bodhidharma took this art form to China, which it is claimed to have evolved into Kung Fu and other forms of Chinese martial arts.

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One Response to “Kalari Payattu – World’s Oldest (and probably original) Martial Art”

  1. shadowdean March 30, 2005 at 3:43 am #

    aww shit…but they don’t throw fireballs…good read though.

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