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Kadathanadan Kalari Centre

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Address: Near Nava Rasa Kathakali Centre, Thekkady Road, Kumily | Near Nava Rasa Kathakali Centre, Thekkady 685509, India
Phone Number: +91 99617 40868
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Description: At Kadathanadan Kalari Centre ,Thekkady,this martial art is performed in...
At Kadathanadan Kalari Centre ,Thekkady,this martial art is performed in kuzhikalari.Ahighly designed gallery has been built in such a way that the viewers will get a clear vision from a safer distance. Kalaripayattu is a traditional psycho-physiological discipline emanating from Kerala's uniqe mytho-historical heritage as well as a scientific system of physical culture training. Daily Show : 6 pm to 7 pm KATHAKALI Daily Show 7 pm to 8 pm
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This is one of the most authentic and awe inspiring attraction. This type of martial arts you would not have seen before. The performers are highly talented and trained. Must watch

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
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Gurgaon, India
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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

This is one of the most authentic and awe inspiring attraction. This type of martial arts you would not have seen before. The performers are highly talented and trained. Must watch

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

The most amazing skillful and entertaining group of fit young men. Was most enjoyable and even the children were enthralled.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Mesmerising, breathtaking, amazing I have no words to describe kalaripayattu. Google it !!! Please go watch these talented artists and when they call upon audience to take part in it,don't be hesitant. Go for it its once in a life time opportunity. Its worth very penny and some. You will amazed, guaranteed!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

The martial arts show last 1 hour 6-7pm cost 200 INR. Te cultural show follows on 8-9pm. We only went to the Martial arts. It was great - fab acrobatics and mock fighting. Well worth a visit. We bought the tickets the day before but I think you could just turn up in March

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Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

A show you will never forget all of us were mesmerised by the wonderful performance of the very talented martial art performers, with breath taking skill using a mix of acrobatics and yoga movements plus very dangerous weapons including hoops of fire one is transfixed by the show. They start training as young boys usually from the north of Kerella... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

It's a very good show... Dynamic performances... They put their whole heart in it... At end, You can take pics with the artists and their weapons...

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Mumbai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We took an auto rickshaw from our hotel (Club Mahindra), which charged us Rs. 40 to and fro to the Thekkady Kalari Centre. Here we took the 20 minute elephant ride which was enjoyable. Before leaving we booked tickets for the Martial arts show and Musical Fountain show for the evening. The martial arts show was good. Musical fountain was... More 

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We watched the kalaripayattu show, and all of the athletes were very talented! We were floored with their performance. Worth the time to go there and watch!

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Nashik, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

We had watched shows of kathakali and kalaripayattu, both were simply breathtaking. Kalari artists show up such thrilling edge of the seat performances one after other that every moment is worth a clap. Shows are for 1 hour each in the evening where Kathakali is from 5-6 and kalari from 6-7. Kids can enjoy a separate magic show.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Good fun show. Time it so that you can go out to eat after. Plenty of parking and clean toilets. Show lasts an hour. Plastic patio seats are comfortable enough. Gets a bit smoky with all the paraffin ablaze!

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