ONLINE CLASS for 1st ever martial art,Kalaripayattu
Martial arts is not just a way to self defense but a complete way of life . Kalaripayattu Online classes with Kalari Kendram has opened up the possibility to attain that unapparelled fitness towards a healthy way of life for everyone and anyone sitting in any corner of the world.
Kalari , being a highly effective form of physical culture , follows an ancient wisdom of science of life as formulated by our fore ancestors. Unfortunately , this art form is losing its glory due to its limited availability, reachability and various other barriers . Hence, we as an organization have decided to go the extra mile with the sole purpose to expand the teachings and tremendous medicinal benefits of Kalari globally.
Keeping the vision in mind a team of learned teachers of kalari have formulated an educative plan that’s effectively beneficial and is specific to the online training that reaps the maximum benefits. We have been conducting online classes , workshops and seminars for 2 years now and have students from all over the world , like USA , Canada , Sweden , UK , Singapore , Australia , Seychelles , India and many more making us a big family of more than 300 practitioners of this art under Gurukkal Shinto Mathew .
Shinto Mathew, Gurukkal & Founder of Kalari Kendram is an educator of an Indian Martial art, Kalaripayattu since last 20 years and has completed his shiksha under Gurukkal Shri K.K. Vijayan , Calicut , Kerala. Mr. Mathew is the recipient of the research fellowship by CCRT under Ministry of Culture, Govt of India and the member of Indian Council for cultural relations as a Reference Panel Artist.
He has taken Kalaripayattu at a global stage and led various events through his self choreographed demonstrations that include World Martial arts festival at Indonesia , International Indo-Japan martial arts meet in Delhi , International festival for Arts and Culture at Egypt , Festival of india at Beijing and many more . He also has a number of international collaborations of prominence to his name like, with Indian cultural centre at Seoul , South Korea. He has worked as a visiting faculty Professor – co curriculum with the prestigious university of Ashoka as his last assignment and currently is an Adjunct Professor for Kalaripayattu for school of performing Arts Department at World University of Design educational institution.
Out of all the exercise regimes, kalari is one of the most needed yet underrated form with respect to today’s scenario. We make sure that even in the online mode the authenticity of this art remains intact and kalari reaches its practitioner in its absolute raw form .
Along with being a distinctive ancient martial art form it is actually a very fulfilling intense workout routine that can now be learnt online while staying at home. Also, since the teachers of this ancient martial art are not many and limited to specific regions , it is a great opportunity to get to learn this unique art by a reputed organization , from any part of the world globally.
It is indisputably, a martial art of finest form with a rare blend of MEDITATION & MOVEMENT.
Kalari has far reaching benefits that are spread throughout our mind body and spirit.
- Relaxation of mind and works against anxiety and stress issues
- Astounding body weight loss
- Increase in stamina, endurance, and flexibility of the body
- Proper functioning of all the organs
- Improved concentration
- And most importantly, it promotes awareness about the connectedness of the body mind and soul.
- The spiritual benefits are as prominent as physical
As much as it is physically instrumental and beneficial for the body it is also unique in its content and extremely engaging,and that’s what sets kalari apart . This ancient art is one of the most interesting and consistent form to learn.
KALARI KENDRAM is the first-ever Kalari temple that’s successfully running in the Indian capital state of Delhi and has established itself as one of the most passionate and original school of Kalari in just 10 years with the paramount hard work.
We as an organization, have been diligently training students from all walks of life and ages and our motto is to create awareness about this unexplored cultural treasure of India as well as spread the distinctive physical and mental benefits of this form of warfare!
If you want to be fit and are curious enough to learn this authentic and one of a kind form of martial art while staying at home then this is exactly for you.
- Keep your screens on MUTE at the beginning of each session as you enter the meeting room.
- Please attend the classes in comfortable stretchable workout clothes mandatorily.
- Be ready 5 minutes before the session starts. Please maintain proper discipline and respect for everyone’s time.
- Set your camera at a reasonable distance where your whole body (head to feet) is visible and you have enough space for small movements.
- Please cooperate with the teacher in the session by showing patience and avoiding unnecessary disturbances to others and the class as a whole.
- There will be a time allotted for all your doubts and queries, in each class itself.
- Eat well (at least 1 hour before the class to avoid any weakness and stay hydrated properly.
- Your enrollment will stand approved only after the receipt of completely filled form and fees.
Online schedule for 2022
Important note for all International students: We are taking the payments through PayPal and Direct Bank transfers ONLY.
FAQ for Online batch students
What is the right age to do kalari?
you can start kalari at a minimum age of 6 years and maximum there is no limit. Start any time
How effective is it going to be to attend the online classes?
Kalari Kendram Delhi strives for excellence in teaching this art as well as delivering the results. We have charted out a carefully constructed effective curriculum and syllabus specific to online tutorials with years of experience. So, we are putting in our best efforts to do the same even during the times of a pandemic.
Who learns Kalaripayattu at Kalari Kendram Delhi’s ONLINE class?
Everyone is welcome to learn Kalaripayattu at Kalari Kendram Delhi, India.
People from all the places and countries are welcome to online classes and sessions.
Can I join these classes anytime throughout the year?
Yes , the registration will be open throughout the year
Can I get a refund of my paid fees ?
No, after its submission, the fees will be non-refundable and non-transferable.
What is the medium of language used?
Since the classes are open universally therefore, the sessions will consist of communication done in HINDI, ENGLISH, and MALAYALAM for everyone’s ease.
How many batches are running currently?
As of now, we are conducting the weekend batches(Saturdays and Sundays) only keeping in mind the comfort of people of all the diverse genres.
Will these classes continue even after pandemic
Yes, the online classes will be running permanently , irrespective of the pandemic
What will be taught to us in the class?
The classes will be taken from the extreme basics to higher levels of Kalari for a complete understanding of the student. The “beginners batch” will consist of the 1st stage of Kalari- Meithari, which involves Kaals (leg raises and kicks), Kalari exercises and stretches, vadivus (animal postures and application), etc.
what is the registration procedure for enrolling in the class?
Yes, you have to get enrolled to be a part of these Online batch classes. 2- step process :
1. You have to fill up the ONLINE CLASS REGISTRATION FORM completely, that’s available on this official site.
2. submit the fees.
Please note: registration will be approved only after both the steps are completed.
Can I change my batch or batch timings?
No, you cannot. It is recommended that once you’re allotted the batch, you must continue in that same batch for the rest of your sessions to avoid confusion or any disturbance.
How is the allotment of batches done?
Allotment of batches will be completely in the hands of the organization. After your registration is completed and approved you’ll be allotted your batch /days/timings according to the pre-decided order for the convenience.
How can I take my queries and doubts regarding the session?
It is a properly planned out training session with small interactive sessions in between and all the doubts will be taken full-fledged during the class itself.
What is the duration of each class?
Each session will be of 60 minutes approximately.