Kalaripayattu is a martial art that originated in Kerala from the 3rd century BC to the 2nd century AD.
Kalaripayattu is a martial art that belongs to Kerala. The term kalari first appeared in Sangam literature to describe battlefields and battlefields. It is also considered to be one of the oldest combat systems in existence. This practice is now practiced in the contiguous area of Tamil Nadu, Kerala. The Kalaripayattu technique includes a combination of steps (Chuvatu) and posture (Vadivu). Chuvatu literally means “step”, the basic step of martial arts. Vadivu literally means “posture” or position is the basic feature of Kalaripayattu training. Named after animals, they usually have eight.