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61Tarung Derajat

Practice and easy to learn


Yes, the Kashmiris have their own form of martial art and the name is Sqay, swords and shields are their forte.


A weapon based martial art created by the Meitei people of Manipur is one of the most lethal forms of combat, the one which just uses hand to hand combat is known as Sarit Sarak.


Bandesh is an ancient Indian empty-handed Martial Art technique that uses various lock holds to defeat an armed assailant without killing him.

65Zui Quan

Drunken Boxing- the best martial art by far. Easily beats Kung Fu. Don't believe me? Look it up or watch legend of the drunken master

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66Catch Wrestling

The military of ancient Hawaii where mostly all over 6 foot and over 200 pounds. Legend has it that there general cold lift a 5 ton boulder. When you combined there physicality with a martial art that's based on breaking as many bones in your aponent in minimal time - Poop2

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73Mardani Khel

It is particularly known for its use of the uniquely Indianpata (sword) and vita (corded lance).

74Paika Akhada

This sounds like a Thai curry in fact all of them do

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Weapon based, originated in Tamil Nadu, the word Silambam itself means the staff, which is the primary weapon used.

76Kathi Samu

Originating from Andhra Pradesh, it is an ancient skill which was mastered by the royal armies of the state.

77Taiji Zen
78Jen Do Tao
79Shorinji Kempo

It is the best fighting style it is based on speed


Yaw Yan is an awesome martial art, in english it means the dance of death...

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