Martial Arts

Pencak silat

Pencak Silat is a traditional martial art from Southeast Asia, known for its dynamic and fluid movements. Rooted in the region’s diverse cultures, Pencak Silat combines striking, grappling, and self-defense techniques. In Pencak Silat, practitioners, often called pesilat, learn a wide range of techniques, including strikes, kicks, throws, and joint locks. The art’s unique feature is its artistic and expressive forms known as “jurus,” which showcase the beauty of the martial art.

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Also known as
Pencak silat Indonesia
Country of Origin
Indonesia
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Self-defense
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Pencak silat Institutes in India