The curved sword or the Talwar is a Hindu invention and its origin can be traced back to 5000 BC and it finds mention in the Mahabharta.
There are hundreds of books on fencing. If we include notes and manuscripts of techniques that were practiced but were never published (the legendary Jean Louis, for instance, never got to publishing his remarkable technique emphasizing economy of...
Anatomy of a touch.
Swords and daggers are edged weapons designed to be held in the hand and used by one man. The blade is almost always longer than the hilt. Generally the sword is longer than the dagger, but some shorter swords and longer daggers are almost equal in...
Wireless fencing is a reality.
A simple introduction to the sport of fencing.
A continuation of fencing techniques.
Why a person can teach about fencing and yet not be a great fencer.
Continuing lectures on the sports of competitive fencing - broken tempo.
Coaching fencing is a rare skill. Only a small minority of fencers can teach fencing to others.