bando

Bando

  Bando a self-defense martial art from Burma. The earliest meanings of Bando were “self-discipline, self-development, and self-improvement”.[citation needed] Later, it came to mean, “self-protection, or self-defense”. Bando includes the empty-hands methods and animal forms: eagle, bull, cobra, panther, monkey, etc. Various bando arts are still very popular in Burma, especially among scholars.[citation needed] There […]

Bando thaing- American bando association

Bando a self-defense martial art from Burma. The earliest meanings of Bando were “self-discipline, self-development, and self-improvement”. Later, it came to mean, “self-protection, or self-defense”. Bando includes the empty-hands methods and animal forms: eagle, bull, cobra, panther, monkey, and boar. There are a number of schools and styles. The main branches are: – Nan twin […]

lethwei

Lethwei

Lethwei or Lethawae (Read as “Let-whae”, but quickly) ; also known as Burmese Boxing and Myanmar Traditional Boxing, is a form of kickboxing which originated in Myanmar (Burma). Lethwei is in many ways similar to its siblings from neighboring South-East Asian countries such as Tomoi from Malaysia, Pradal Serey from Cambodia, Muay Lao from Laos and […]