Basics about the traditional mud wrestling in India (Part 2)

Jayant Babu, a former wrestler, who now owns a dairy factory in Mumbai, recalls: β€œIn the past, we were instructed to practice mainly with traditional and very manual exercises with the Homemade tools such as carts, rolling wheels, wiring machines, banana plantations.” These movements are thought to be circus techniques, but they are very effective […]

Basics about the traditional mud wrestling in India (Part 1)

Mud wrestling not only exists and thrives in the remote village of Guru Hanuman Akhara, but also in rural parts of India. Willpower and intelligence are the treasures needed in an athlete of this unique traditional sport. Every three months, competitions take place in each locality, after which the wrestlers will represent their village to […]