Consider the following pairs of martial arts with weapons associated with them:

  1. Sarit sarak→ Bow and arrows
  2. Thang Ta→ Sword and Spear
  3. Kalaripayattu→ Mace

Which of the above is/are correct?

Answer: [B] 2 Only

First pair is incorrect because Sarit sarak is unarmed fighting. Thang Ta is also called Manipuri martial art which is gracefully sophisticated art with swords and spears. Kalaripayattu is sword fighting.

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