Burmese Martial Arts: Bando/Banshay Exhibition...

A Martial Arts Expo, highlighting some of the various forms of Burmese Bando (empty-hand fighting) and Banshay (Weapons fighting) systems.

Gurkhas Documentary

Gurkhas have been part of the British Army for almost 200 years, but who are these fearsome Nepalese fighters? “Better to die than be a coward” is the motto of the world-famous Nepalese Gurkha soldiers who are an integral part of the British Army. They still carry into battle their traditional weapon – an 18-inch long curved knife known as the kukri.In times past, it was said that once a Kukri was drawn in battle, it had to “taste blood” – if not, its owner had to cut himself before returning it to its...