Video of Vall Payattu using vall (sword) and paricha (shield) in Kalarippayattu, the classical martial art form of Kerala, India. Sword and shield has been the weapon of the Kshathriya clan in the state long ago. The fight popular in malabar is called Puli Ankam (fight of the leopard) and involves twelve adavus. A scene from CVN Kalari, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).
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