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Por Kru Day 2015 in England

“East is East and West is West” and “the twain” do actually meet in a recognition that there but for the grace of certain people in our lives go we. Thus do we dedicate Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Valentine’s Day … Continue reading

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England’s Amazing Thailand Festival to Honor “The Father of Muay Thai” Nai Khanom Tom

Khun Mudita Karnasuta, originally from Chieng Mai (Chang Mai) in Thailand, established the Mudita Trust, which is a Thailand-based charity to help underprivileged children in Thailand. Khun Mudita has always been an avid supporter of the Thai Martial Arts and … Continue reading

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Muay Boran Demonstration

Sitsiam Camp / Buddhai Swan boxers demonstrate Muay Boran techniques outside of a Thai Temple in Wimbledon, London.  CLICK HERE to see the video. VIDEO FRAMES: Hiran Yak Muan Pandin – The Giant overturns the earth. Mon Yan Lak – … Continue reading

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Por Kru Day in England

Krabi Karbong Thai Sword Fighting demo at Sitsiam Camp in Manchester, England: http://youtu.be/0hnbgEGFYiY.

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It Is Not Titles That Honor Men But Men Who Honor Titles

At the beginning of every academic year in Thailand – usually in October but some schools do this in January or even June – every Thai student participates in Wai Kru Day or Teacher’s Day. Even though the many schools … Continue reading

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Stars and Strikes Ride the Trans Siberian Railroad Into Manchester

Our Manchester guardian reports that the hottest concert ticket in town is for Trans Siberian Orchestra playing at the Apollo this coming Friday. Lead guitarist Al Pitrelli took the opportunity, while touring in Manchester, to train in the Thai martial … Continue reading

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Seminary for Sentinels

This story took a detour last year between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea. Better late than never. It comes sadly with an obiturary for Arjarn Dr. Yodthong Senanan, “Father of International Muay Thai”: The Early days: Arjarn Yodthong’s … Continue reading

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Muay Boran Sitsiam Video

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Authentic Muay Boran from Thailand, courtesy of Kru Tony Moore at SitSiam in Manchester, England.

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