Those who’ve made martial arts central to their existence know that these art forms require dedication, discipline and passion. Another often-overlooked aspect of martial arts is that they often reflect a part of a country’s heritage, history and culture. In fact, some ...

Antillia, a phantom island in the Atlantic, originates from an old Iberian legend. First appearing in the portolan chart of Zuane Pizzigano and tales of the Fortunate island were sung by poets like Homer and Horace whereas Plato articulated the dystopian legend of Atlantis. However, in ...

Thimithi Festival Thimithi festival or Theemithi festival, known commonly as the fire walking festival, is celebrated in the southern state of Tamil Nadu. This international Hindu festival is celebrated by Tamilian populations in Malaysia, Singapore, Sri Lanka and Mauritius, usually ...