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    The style of Indian wrestling, also know as Pehlwani and the person referred as Pehlwan. kushti, The traditional Indian wrestling take place in “Akhada“. Akhada is a place for practicing the Indian wrestling, in other words the school of wrestling. Indian wrestler or pehlwan live under some strict set of rules made by the trainer or ustad.There are very few Akhada’s are remaining in India. .
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    All around awesome moment, Manik! You have the frozen action, the expression, the layers of wrestlers and all at a low perspective that puts us practically eye-to-eye with our muddy characters. Thank you for giving us additional information about the sport in your caption, as well!

    Kristen McNicholas
    Associate Photo Editor, Nat Geo Your Shot
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    Date Taken: Aug 5, 2018
    Date Uploaded: Aug 5, 2018
    Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D750
    Focal Length: 24 mm
    Shutter Speed: 1/640 sec
    Aperture: f/2.8
    ISO: 800
    Copyright: © manik grover
    Categories: People, Portraits
    Assignments: How We Play