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Uzichil

Kalari Uzichil | Athma Kalari

Uzichil: The Healing Touch of Kalaripayattu In the world of Kalaripayattu, ‘Uzichil’ plays a crucial role that extends beyond mere physical training. It is a specialized massage technique intrinsic to Kalaripayattu, encompassing both healing and preparatory aspects for martial artists.…

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Chuvadu

Chuvadu | Athma Kalari

In the world of Kalaripayattu, the ancient Indian martial art, ‘Chuvadu’ stands out as a fundamental concept that transcends mere physical movement. It refers to the unique stances and postures that form the foundation of this discipline’s intricate techniques. Let’s…

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Kalari Marma Treatment

Kalari Rejuvenation | Athma Kalari

Kalari Marma treatment is a special kind of traditional healing that comes from India. It’s closely connected to an old Indian martial art called Kalaripayattu. This treatment is all about improving health by focusing on certain points in the body…

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Ashta Vadivukal

Vadivu | Athma Kalari

One of the most intriguing and captivating aspects of Kalaripayattu is the concept of “Vadivukal,” which refers to the animal forms or postures that are an integral part of this martial art. These animal forms not only add a unique…

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Kalari Vandanam

Kalari Vandanam | Athma Kalari

Kalari Vandanam: The Sacred Salutation of Kerala’s Martial Tradition In the heart of Kerala’s lush landscapes, the ancient martial art of Kalaripayattu thrives. While the combat techniques and postures are often highlighted, there’s a lesser-known yet integral aspect called “Kalari…

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The Kuzhi Kalari

Kalari Warm Up | Athma Kalari

Discover the ancient martial art of Kalaripayattu and its unique training ground, the Kuzhi Kalari. This traditional pit, deeply rooted in Kerala’s cultural heritage, is more than just a physical space—it is a symbol of discipline, knowledge and the rich…

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The Stages of Kalaripayattu

Kalari Teacher Training Courses | Athma Kalari

Kalaripayattu, the ancient Indian martial art, is a rich tapestry of tradition, discipline and mastery. Practiced for centuries, it offers a holistic journey of self-discovery, physical conditioning and self-defense. Kalaripayattu is divided into distinct stages, each designed to build upon…

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