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The rise and fall of traditional wrestling in Punjab told through interviews, archive film footage and paintings.





























Director: Navdeep Kandola

Time: Approximately 20 minutes

Language: Punjabi (with English subtitles)


Contributors (in order of appearance):


  • Mehar ud-Deen Pahelwan (Shahpur, Jalandhar, India)

  • Mohammad Ismail (Gujranwala, Pakistan)

  • Sikandar Pahelwan (Alamgir, Ludhiana, Punjab, India)

  • Rohi Ram Pahelwan (Sangrur, Punjab, India)

  • Satish Pahelwan (Alamgir, Ludhiana, Punjab, India)

  • Babur Pahelwan (Lahore, Pakistan)

  • Lal Das Sadh (Daler Kalan, Ludhiana, Punjab, India)

  • Teja Singh Grewal (Alamgir, Ludhiana, Punjab, India)

  • Kyali Nath (Kanganwal, Ludhiana, Punjab, India)


An Asian Health Heritage production in association with Narangwal Wrestling Academy.


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