Khusti Wrestlers In New Delhi India
An Indian Khusti wrestler prepares the mud training area at a wrestling Akhara while his friend limbers up in New Delhi, India.
Pehlwani, or kusti is a form of wrestling from South Asia. It was developed in the Mughal Empire
by combining native malla-yuddha with influences from Persian koshti pahlavani. A practitioner of this sport is referred to as a pehlwan.