Mystical University

All the secret in this world is always a conventional secret, any mysticism ends where applied science begins! (Documentary “Mystical…

The mystery of history: two different Sicilies

The mystical island in the Mediterranean is shrouded in legends about the Society of Honor and the Mafia. It is…

Martial arts and business. Sergey Shestakov

Nowadays, the main questions in regard to speculations in the field of martial arts are ones about the relation between…

Transition elements of combat sambo

The International marathon dedicated to the project “Enigma of Russian fencing school “was held in January 2018 with the assistance…

“Lepka” and “Makhalovo” are legendary systems of Academician Popov

“In the 30’s of the last century, Soviet scientists were set the task to develop effective close combat systems for…

About saber and the Cossack martial art. Professor Vadim Zadunaisky

Professor Vadim Zadunaisky took part in the marathon dedicated to the project “Mysteries of Russian and Slavic schools of fencing”….

The Canarian knife is the world champion among criminal knives

It is a well-known fact that to date, there is a huge variety of knives in the world. Blades are an…

The Navaja. Spanish heritage of Norman origin

It is not a secret that the richest fencing culture from immemorial times is rightfully owned by Spain. Numerous conquering…

What is hidden by Alexei Kadochnikov?

Readers of our magazine already know that the rubric “Speculations in the world of martial arts” has a special importance…

About the difficulties of ancient fencing Spanish treatises translations. Cindy Kepp

We have repeatedly raised the topic of translations of ancient treatises on fencing. In the frameworks of this study, we…