The Sporting Art of Capoeira - XII The central ritual of contemporary capoeira is the roda de capoeira or "ring" of capoeira. The bodies of the other players who sing and direct the game with music form the circle within which the players will test each other. - See our website at www.carfweb.net/capoeira for a deeper understanding of this remarkable sporting art.
Indian Martial Arts - Kalari or Kalarippayattu is the only form of the most ancient traditional systems of physical, culture, self-defence and martial techniques still in existence. It had its origin in Kerala, the tiny state situated South West of India. The traditional training of Kalarippayattu, a martial art of Kerala states in south India, is always done inside the Kalari (literally, threshing floor or battlefield), which is a specially constructed practice area.