cvn kalari

About Us

cvnShri.NEELAM SANJEEV REDDY Congragulated P.Govindan Gurukkal C.V.N Kalari sangam after performing at RashtrapathiBhavan NewDelhi 1980.

Shri.P. Govindan Gurukkal established C.V.N Kalari Chikitsa Kendram near Kanakalaya Bank, Calicut-5 in the year 1948.He was born in the year 1927, and at the age of ‘8’ stepped into the kalari. His dedicated, sincere and enthusiastic efforts with C.V.N kalari sangham brought back kalarippayattu to its glory and heritage. They popularized this art by performing stage shows, lecture demonstrations at national and international levels.

His successors Praveen Kumar and Rajesh have mastered the art of kalarippayattu and kalari treatment by the proper guidance of their father, are now managing the C.V.N kalari treatment centre near Kanakalaya Bank efficiently. They look after well the kalaries in Thalakkulathur and Atholi also.

Praveen , Rajesh and his disciples have already performed kalarippayattu demonstrations at national level and international countries like Switzerland, Austira, Germany, Israel, Srilanka, Mauritius etc. Many students achieved State level kalarippayattu championship and one of his student Mr.Akhilesh Kumar won individual gold medal award for Fencing on 1994 National Games.