I : The Healers WarriorsStreaming Video - 2013
Varma kalai, the art of vital points, is a Tamil martial arts discipline that draws on Siddha science and medicines. The particularity of the practice involves an in-depth knowledge of the vulnerable parts of the body, from the joints to the vital organs. In the village of Kovalam, emergency doctor Bernard Fontanille meets a master of this unique form of combat. Young disciples learn to detect and manipulate body parts for fighting and healing purposes. In India, varma kalai siddhars have a reputation for prolonging or ending life as they please.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : ARTE France, 
Copyright Date: ©2013
Branch Call Number: eVideo Access
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (26 min., 7 sec.)) : sound, color. video file
Alternative Title: Healers Warriors