Tag: varmakkalai

Interview: Lethal Spots, Vital Secrets by Roman Sieler

Ian M. Cook , January 10th, 2017


Roman Sieler’s

 Lethal Spots, Vital Secrets: Medicine and Martial Arts in South India (Oxford University Press, 2015) is a fine-grained ethnographic study of varmakkalai–the art of vital spots,…


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