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Kalaripayattu is a martial art that originates in Kerala. It is considered one of the oldest combat systems surviving in existence all over the world. This picture shows the physical preparation of athletes before the fight.

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Date Taken: 08.2017
Date Uploaded: 09.2017
Photo Location: Kumily, Kerala, India, India
Camera: PENTAX K-3
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