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How Rayna Singh is empowering young girls from a Delhi slum through taekwondo lessons

Rayna Singh, a 17-year-old American Embassy School student, is making a difference in the lives of young girls by teaching them self-defense and instilling confidence

Published on 7th October 2020
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This 22-year-old travelled on a motorcycle from Pune to Alappuzha in 48 hours during the lockdown

Covering 1,300 km in a virtually non-stop 48-hour ride, she reached Alappuzha on May 9. The health department has put her in institutional quarantine at a resort

Published on 14th May 2020
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With no money, this national Silambam champion has been stranded hundreds of kilometres away from home due to lockdown

P Kaushalya, a Master's in Physical Education student in Bharathiyar University, Coimbatore won the gold medal in the National Silambam Championship 2019

Published on 12th May 2020
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This master from Mumbai teaches one of the rarest form of martial art to kids and even adults

Capoeira master Reza Baba Massah, Founder of the Centre For Capoeira India speaks about how this Afro-Brazilian form of martial art can help women and children fend for themselves

Published on 28th March 2020
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This IPS officer is training students, woman constables in Bengaluru in self-defense. And it's awesome

DCP Isha Pant's mission is to implement programmes that are pro-people and one such programme is the self-defense classes for girls studying in schools and colleges. We speak to her to find out more 

Published on 13th February 2020
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Head to Kerala's Camp Cardamom this summer and experience the great outdoors with a dash of Indian culture

Started for children the ages of seven and 17, this camp helps children get closer to nature and learn one or two art forms along the way 

Published on 6th February 2020
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Need to define how we look at design: Aishwarya Manivannan and the art within

Artist and educator Aishwarya Manivannan talkss about her journey in teaching art and practicing Silambam

Published on 14th January 2020
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Meet karate teacher Damodar Nayak, who teaches kids self-defence without charging a dime

Damodar Nayak, who lives in Kachiguda, also organises public demonstrations by students so that their parents and others feel more confident about them and the martial art that they are pursuing 
 

Published on 11th December 2019
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This Telangana man is a master of everything from karate to swimming. Here's how Bruce lee inspired him

"I have always been extremely determined to learn martial arts and the Rubik's cube," says Rapelli Srinivas, who holds several records and is a resident of Karimnagar 

Published on 7th December 2019
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NSD's four-day cultural extravaganza Bal Sangam to kick-off in New Delhi on Saturday 

The festival will feature folk dance, martial arts, acrobatics, street play performances and other acts

Published on 7th November 2019
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This TN NGO is set to teach Indian martial art Kai Silambam to 5 lakh govt school kids. Here's why

The NGO Elite Circle is all set to train the students from government schools with the martial art in 100 days

Published on 7th November 2019
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The secret to Judo hotshot Apoorva Patil's moves? Music from Mary Kom

17-year-old Mumbai girl Apoorva Patil who recently won big at the Commonwealth Judo Championship tells us why her biggest dream is winning an Olympic medal for India
 

Published on 23rd October 2019
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Why Gitanjali JB wants to put the soul and spirituality back in Indian education

Born in Balasore, Gitanjali JB, Founding Member and CEO of Himalayan Institute of Alternatives, Ladakh, is a multi-hyphenate who is an educationist, entrepreneur, a black belt in karate and more

Published on 15th October 2019
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Maheen Nawaz Khan is all set to represent India in the upcoming Asian Taekwondo Championships

Maheen learnt all the basics of Taekwondo in Oman and is currently training in Hyderabad. She is grateful to both her coaches who taught her everything she knows 

Published on 20th July 2019
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Here's how Srilekha and Monica are helping girls in Hyderabad stay safe from sexual assault

The duo have delivered sessions at Malla Reddy Engineering College and are currently planning to approach schools as well

Published on 19th June 2019

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