Black Martial Arts - Sample Papers

Sample Nigerian Martial Arts (Dambe)

Sample Nigerian Martial Arts (Farauta)

Sample African Indian Ocean Martial Arts (Mrenge)

Black Martial Arts - Full Submissions

Juma Mshabazi

C.P. A Black Martial Art of N.C.


“Malaso of Madagascar”

Indian Martial Arts

Silambam Reminiscences by Dr. J. David Manuel Raj

The Origins and Historical Development of Silambam Fencing by Dr. J. David Manuel Raj

Silambam DV Programme by M. Shahul Hameed

Black Martial Arts: An Introduction by Dr. Edward L. Powe

Dambe Paper © Tom Green

Comba-tai Paper
by Dr. Alonzo Jones. This rather lengthy selection deals with "
Comba- tai , a modern Black-American Martial Art form developed from a presumed Ethiopian Base. © Dr. Alonzo Jones. He can be contacted at

Reflections from the World African Martial Arts Conference © Kamau

Grupo Capoeira Libertação © Jeremias José Ferreira

Cobra Mansa Capoeira Workshop in Durban © 2012 Cristina Giampetri

Origins of Capoeira © 2014 Edward L. Powe




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