Capoeira: An African Martial Art -- Born out of an ever-present need to protect themselves in a hostile environment, Africans enslaved in Brazil practiced a martial art now called Capoeira. Its methods were sneaky, the results often brutal, and, when needed, deadly.
So-called "Martial Arts" never originated from China or India like others have claimed. It originated in Africa and the proof is present in Kemet (Ancient Egypt) on the Walls of the Pyramids, that predates any other nation or culture
MAN-TU is the original name for MARTIAL ARTS or WAR ART. A lot of people or under the notion that MARTIAL ARTS started in CHINA or JAPAN not true. The truth is it made it there from AFRICA. The AFRICAN KAMETICS or EGYPTIANS has been doing MARTIAL ARTS for thousand of years.We called this ART "MAN-TU",which was HAND 2 HAND COMBAT.
The Forgotten Fury- 11 Black Martial Arts Kings That Need to Be Recognized. It is black history month after all! Good article. http://www.thelastdragontribute.com/the-forgotten-fury-12-black-martial-arts-masters/
Martial Arts Although the term “martial art” was originally used to describe the combat systems of Europe as early as the 1550s, it became heavily associated with the fighting arts of eastern Asia, and now ultimately encompasses all known codified fighting systems. However, Korean karate master Masutatsu Oyama wrote about the origins of codified fighting systems in his …
This girl has some serious technique!Good power grip, excellent kuzushi (love the little right leg sweep, like an Ouchi-gari) and tight tsukuri! So, if you think Judo is not good for self-defenses… think again! I love how she just slams his face into the ground! Judo confirmed 100% street.Side note: I have been thrown on my head before. It is very unpleasant. I do not recommend it.