Silambam Weapons

Bamboo staff is considered as primary weapon in Silambam and various other weapons are also used like:

Maduvu/Maan Kombu ( deer horn )

Vel Kambu ( spear )

Kathi ( Knife )

Kattari/Kuthuval ( Dagger )

Vaal & Kedayam ( Sword & Shield )

Kuthu Kattai ( Knuckle Duster )

Surul Vaal ( Flexible Blades )

Savukku ( Whip )

Eer Vaal ( Saber Sword )

Koppattan / Kai Urai Vaal ( Haunlet-sword )

Aruval ( Sickle )

Valari/Valai Thadi ( Boomerang )

Changili Kattai ( Wood + Chain )

Thuni ( Towel )

Kal Thuni ( Towel with a stone tied at one end )

Rope / Rope Ball

Silambam also has unarmed component called Kuthu Varisai.