Learning about Mullakhamb – a unique sport in India (Part 2)

India is sometimes called the birthplace of chess, which is not entirely true. Modern chess is just a distant descendant of ancient Indian chaturanga game, which has four participants, and the movements are determined by throwing dice. And just through a long evolutionary process, which spread from India to the Middle East and then penetrated […]

Learning about Mullakhamb – a unique sport in India (Part 1)

India is the first Asian country to participate in the Olympic movement. Indian athletes participated in the 1900 Olympics in Paris, where N. Prichard won silver medals in the 200m and 200m obstacles. Since 1920, India has been represented at every Olympic Games. Indian athletes have achieved excellent results in hockey competitions. The Indian team […]