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kalarippayat

kalarippayat is a Malayalam word: it means kalari (battlefield) and payat (training). It is considered to be one of the oldest surviving fighting systems in still existence in the world.

TAGS: Art, Fight, India, Kerala, Legs

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2017
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 19, 2017, 7:32 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D750
Focal Length: 50mm
Shutter Speed: 1/179
Aperture: f1.8
ISO: ISO3200
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