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A Tamil Martial Art On The Revival Path

It is over 3,000 years old. It was banned by the British in the 18 century. But it’s back in the reckoning now. Meet Silambam, Tamil Nadu’s ancient martial art form.

04/22/2019 8:02 AM
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31 comments

  • Bass T.
    05/18/2019 16:09

    Serantha kaligal

  • Lalit N.
    05/18/2019 09:36

    A great initiative.

  • Sandeep P.
    05/18/2019 07:45

    गुड़

  • Satendra P.
    05/16/2019 07:41

    Top

  • Rajesh R.
    05/08/2019 10:18

    iska name gtka h hmare dada g ko aata tha .isme 1banda 20bando se mukabla kar skta h

  • Jean B.
    05/07/2019 22:30

    BCE = Before Christian Era 🤣🤣🤣

  • Ajeet P.
    05/07/2019 02:17

    I am interested for learn this

  • Sumit P.
    05/06/2019 15:46

    OMG Salute these women so proud of them you all r My country INDIA ki SHAAN. This is very inspiring for all women . I love this spite this improves women empoverment . Thanks

  • Md S.
    05/05/2019 09:38

    Right now mix martial arts is in high demand as it has a combination grappling, kboxing or dangerous sport like muy thai and few other sorts like karate ,wing chung, taekwondo , sambo .

  • Adrian J.
    05/05/2019 07:54

    It was never banned by the British, it just got converted from a Spear art into a Stick art.

  • Manish R.
    05/03/2019 12:36

    Eshe pure bhart ki mahilao ko sikhana cahiye taki wo apni surakha kahi par bhi khud kar sake

  • Kumud S.
    04/27/2019 07:46

    Need to learn it for better life and sync of mind and body just like yoga.

  • Raita N.
    04/27/2019 05:45

    What nonsense. There is a 60 year old lady in chennai who has revived the art and gives training. Dont just give publicity to get many likes. This is a false story.

  • Jyoti K.
    04/26/2019 14:52

    I will love to learn it...

  • Priyanka R.
    04/26/2019 07:56

    Is there any inst. in delhi?

  • Vinoth K.
    04/25/2019 14:17

    Nice mam

  • Vinoth K.
    04/25/2019 14:16

    Nice mam

  • Singh D.
    04/25/2019 10:39

    👍 Great! Although it still exists in some parts of canada have seen academies there but its a great initiative to revive local traditions, culture and art!

  • Sohan S.
    04/24/2019 10:38

    VERY VALUABLE INFORMATION

  • Nitin C.
    04/23/2019 15:18

    These gimmicks don't in real life situations