"Gatka: Gatkais weapon-based Indian martial art basically created by the Sikhs of Punjab.There are many weapons used in Gatka like, Stick, Talwar, kirpan and kataar. The attacking and defense methods are based upon the positions of the hands feet and nature of weapons used. It is also displayed during the different celebrations or at fairs in Punjab."
A former factory worker from the British Midlands may be the last living master of the centuries-old Sikh battlefield art of shastar vidya. The father of four is now engaged in a full-time search for a successor.
Kalaripayattu - a 2000 years old martial art used in the self defense. Considered to be the mother of all martial arts, invented in Kerala. The story of Onam - the festival of Kerala. http://mocomi.com/story-of-onam/