Here is a neat video with a life lesson as well. For as long as I have been in martial arts the tradition of passing down information from Kru to student and then from student to student is a necessity for survival of the a Martial Art.
A four minute short story about a young man’s journey to adulthood in the martial art of Muay Thai. Featuring legendary Thai fighters Samart Payakaroon and Sangtiennoi. Also introducing young boxers Moses and Deelek.
You’ll see some of these techniques still used in Thailand as poverty is an issue in some cases. The splashing of the water is used to help a fighter keep his eyes open to see strikes better. Notice the control of the fighter as they do technical sparring with no gear on.