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The Malay Art of Self-Defense: Silat Seni Gayong

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Silat Seni Gayong is an art of self-defense, a fighting art but one that also emphasizes the development of the self, becoming a better person, and serving humanity. Sometimes compared to a tiger ready to devour its prey, Gayong helps practitioners develop and increase physical fitness, flexibility, mental conditioning, and self-confidence. Author Sheikh Shamsuddin, who ha ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published July 28th 2005 by Blue Snake Books (first published July 10th 2005)
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Russell
May 03, 2008 Russell rated it liked it
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Well done overview of this brand of Silat. Covers basic foundations of the physical techniques. It also covers the history and philosohy of this art as well as some general stuff about Malaysian culture.
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Extremely watered-down, government-issue view on silat. I wasn't at all impressed.
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