Who was the founder of Kalaripayattu?

Fondly known as the “Mother of Martial Arts”, Kalaripayattu is one of the ancient forms of Martial Arts. The term derives its origin from the Sanskrit word “Khalurika”. It means “Battlefield”, “Threshing floor” or “Military Training Ground”. The earliest evidence of Kalaripayattu is in the palm leaf manuscripts of Kerala. According to Dhanurveda, it isContinue reading “Who was the founder of Kalaripayattu?”