Forgotten Indian Art,Exercise Photos

My first reblog! Mallakhamb is also for women! I didn’t know that! It must be lovely! (Marilay)

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Mallakhamb or Malkhamb is a traditional Indian sport in which a gymnast performs feats and poses in concert with a vertical wooden pole or rope. Mallakhamb also refers to the pole used in the sport.

The word “Mallakhamb” is composed of malla which denotes a gymnast or a man of strength and khamb which means a pole. Mallakhamb can therefore be translated to English as pole gymnastics.(wiki)

 

 

 

 

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