Hanthawaddy Bando: A Summary

By the end of the 1940s and the early 1950s, U Ba Than Gyi’s efforts had begun to flower. He had systematized a number of approaches into a distilled and internally consistent style called “Hanthawaddy Bando”. This system is by no means all of Bando or all of Burmese martial arts. It is, as Dr. Gyi calls it, a piece of the larger puzzle.