Published in 1984 by the Modern Arnis Federation. Filipino martial arts have captured the imagination of martial artists, military and Hollywood. No weapon more so than the infamous Balisong or "butterfly knife" has become the lure of FMA. In the Rare and Out-of-Print book, one of the first ever on the spiritual and physical aspects of Balisong, Datu Shishir Inocalla teaches the secrets of this ubiquitous weapons. Included are spiritual Orasyons, Salutation, and techniques of Abaniko, Saksak, Tusok, Balaraw, knife Throwing and Catching and Fighting techniques of Knife vs Knife and Empty-hand vs. knife. 5.5x8.5. 93 pages. 235 B/W photos.