To give Kalarippayat  demonstration, he visited England, Italy, France, Spain & Switzerland in 1982, then USSR in 1986 and USA in 1995.

Presently, he is pursuing his career as a Kalarippayat Gurukkal (teacher) and continuing research on Kalarippayat. He is also an acknowledged Kalari Marma Physician.

He is the instructor of the first Martial Arts Training Centre run by the government of Kerala.

He is the jury member for the Kerala State Kalarippayat championship - the topmost competition in kalarippayat - since 1985. He also holds the position of the State Vice-President of Kerala  Kalarippayat Association.

His address is:











Sudhakaran Gurukkal









Gurukkal, is both father figure and respected guru (teacher) to the disciples.

Sudhakaran Gurukkal started his Kalarippayat study in 1968 and  participating in Kalarippayat Demonstration in1969 . He completed his Kalarippayat study in the year 1975 and Marma treatment in the year 1978, he is giving Kalarippayat training from1979 onwads.

He demonstrated Kalarippayat in National and International Events like Indian Festivals and conventions overseas, Asiad 82, National Games, SAF Games, Miss World Contest, National Martial Arts Festival, National Bharathanatyam Festival, Apna Uthsav etc.

He has worked for a number of Cinema , Television and Dramas some of which have secured national awards.






T.Sudhakaran Gurukkal

C.V.N.KALARI,Edakkad,Calicut 673005,


Phone : 91-495-391808 / 701249/ 390628

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