“Kumis alu” competition
- 14.10.2019 11:24
Many sports games of nomads originate from the martial arts. One of them is called “kumis alu” or “lift up a coin”.
What is the meaning of this ancient contest? What surprised Alexander the Great in this game? Why are stuntmen trained in this game?
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- 21.11.2019 16:58
Almost all the nomad games were related to military practice.
- 22.09.2019 12:09
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- 22.09.2019 03:17
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- 11.11.2019 16:40
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- 11.11.2019 11:26
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- 07.10.2019 11:25
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