Friday, 2 December 2016

Seni Gayung Fatani in Europe

Seni Gayung Fatani participated in 4th Workshop of Martial Arts in 2014, Dr Mohamad Nizam Mahamed Shapie 8 dan (Malaysia) demonstrated techniques of silat to martial arts practitioners in Rzeszow, Poland. 

The performance by the Seni Gayung Fatani team also caused a lot of interest to the spectators including special performance by Dr Mohamad Nizam Mohamed Shapie (8th dan) and Mohd Shahiid Elias (8th dan) in the Martial Arts Gala at the World Congress, International Martial Arts and Combat Sports Scientific Society (IMACSSS). 

The association also was invited as a strategic partner in World Congress of Malay Heritage 2014 that was held in Matrade Exhibition & Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur on 28-29 October 2014.

In 2015, this silat school was nominated (top eight) as Best Sport Organization of the Year in Asia Sports Industry Awards, Makati, Manila, Philipines. Seni Gayung Fatani is the only martial arts organization that was nominated from 168 sports organization that short-listed in the awards presentation.

In 2016, Dr. Mohamad Nizam also presented the on the Curiculum Seni Silat Malaysia to all delegates at the 5th IMACSSS World Scientific Congress Abstracts, Rio Maior (Portugal), October 6‐8, 2016.

Well done PSGFM!

Saturday, 29 October 2016

Seni Gayung Fatani in Philippines

Seni Gayung Fatani will be established in Philippines in 2017.

GM Mohd Shahiid Elias confirmed the information via long discussion with Philippines in Makati, Manila.

The first workshop will be conducted by GM Aminuddin Anuar in Manila by May 2017.


Thursday, 20 October 2016

Silat Research Paper 2016

Research in silat has been established worldwide by GM Dr Mohamad Nizam Mohamed Shapie. His works was recognized internationally by the committee members in IMACSSS.

This year he presented papers and research in silat in Amsterdam, Lisbon and Kota Kinabalu.

Many new researchers in this field can benefited from this research.

Well done PSGFM.

Friday, 23 September 2016

Malay Silat in Canada

PSGFM was invited to establish silat in Canada.

GM Dr Mohamad Nizam and Coach Safwan will lead the workshop and Malay Silat congress in Canada in August 2017.

More demands from USA and Europe too.

Malay Silat soon will be in Hollywood with international film maker.

Friday, 9 September 2016

Silat European Tour 2016

Silat European Tour 2016

PSGFM involved in european tour 2016.

GM Dr. Mohamad Nizam Mohamed Shapie will presenting the paper in Rio Maior, Portugal

The paper under title Silat: The curriculum of Seni Silat Malaysia we be presented to the audience in Portugal.

Moreover, GM Dr Mohamad Nizam will conduct a silat workshop in Madrid, Spain in October 2016.

For more information, please contact +6019 324 4038,

Thursday, 1 September 2016

PSGFM Grandmaster

The first grandmaster of PSGFM was GM Anuar Abdul Wahab (1945-2009). He held the position from 1976 to 2009. 

He was succeeded by GM Aminuddin Anuar (1970-now).

All members should obey and in contact form time to time.

More information, please call +6019 324 4038.

Tuesday, 9 August 2016

International Silat Product - Silat For Beginners

The recognition and popularity of Silat art form all over the world, has resulted in a tremendous increase in the number of individuals interested in learning Silat. Today, with increase in crime and felony, people want to learn self defense for safeguarding themselves.

And learning Silat is one great step towards becoming self reliant and defensive.

Silat is an ancient form of martial arts, which has made people proficient in self defense. Its roots are entrenched deeply in Malaysia and Singapore.

Its popularity reached Southern Thailand and people started practicing it wholeheartedly, in this part of Asia as well.

Silat is an assortment of various moves and styles. Though a major part of Silat involves joint manipulation, heaves, strikes, blade weapons and animal actions, but in different countries many other moves are practiced extensively.

The popularity and demand of Silat all over the world can not be neglected. There are many individuals who really want to get Silat training, but because of some or the other boundations are not able to take classes and learn Silat.

If you are one of them, then you have one option now.

You can learn Silat online through Silat videos. You can purchase special Silat videos, which offer training to interested souls like you. Silat training videos are created by Silat gurus and experts, who wish to extend a helping hand to people who want to learn this art form but cannot attend offline classes.

Silat videos offer a complete package, through which people can start learning and practicing it of their own. Such videos are of great help, and since you are not able to go out and take lessons nothing can be more appropriate.

So, don’t fritter away your time and get your Silat videos right now.

Wednesday, 3 August 2016

International Silat Research 2016

Background. The word silat means a type of sport or game, which consists of quick movements in attacking and defending [Anuar 1987]. Silat olahraga is a sport that existed at the center of the development of thousands of silat schools in the Malaysian Archipelago [Anuar 1993].

Aims. The main purpose of this study was to identify the correlation between coaches’ behaviors and the degree of satisfaction experienced by silat olahraga athletes at the Universiti Teknologi MARA The perceptions of both male and female athletes on leadership coaching styles and levels of satisfaction were identified in the research.

More information at:  International Silat Research 2016

Friday, 15 July 2016

The basis of Seni Silat Melayu

The word of Seni Silat come from combination of two words of art and martial. The steps in Seni Silat have a relationship with self defense attack. 

The words of Silat Olahraga comes from development of many types martial arts institution. 

In Silat Olahraga the two fighters that involve in the competition may come from different or same institution but winning is the name of an individual.

The Silat Olahraga have three types of games; free competition or extraordinary championship, championship games and performance games (Anuar, 1992). 

  • The free competition championship is competitions between martial arts among different martial art institution such as between Silat and Taekwan-do, Silat and Kickboxing. 
  • The championship games is a competition to find winners from state level, national or international. 
  • The performance games is a just presentation or show about the martial art for events such as national day.

Silat is a martial art from Malay race. This martial art that have own movement to attack, defend or attack during defend. The Malay people with knowledge of  martial art develop the institution of martial art to make sure the Malay people know the martial art tradition. 

The games based on the art of  war was created to prevent the institution of  Malay martial art cannot be detected by the colonialist since the fall of the traditional Malay civilization. 

The martial also known as kind of games, sports that need agility in attacking and defend from attacking by other people (Shapie et al., 2013).

Silat is the combat sports the required the practitioners to master the striking and defensive actions for example kicking, hitting throwing, catching and blocking wich also similiar to other all martial arts techniques.


Anuar, A. W. (1992). Silat Olahraga (2nd ed.). Kuala Lumpur: Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka.

Ahapie, M.N.M., Oliver, J., O'Donoghue, P. and Tong, R. (2013). Activity profile during action time in national silat competition. Journal of Combat Sports and Martial Arts, 4, 81-86.


Thursday, 7 July 2016

T40P - International Fund Raising Silat 2016

T40P is a unique venture in which each member of the public, corporate and private institutions and governments can help to support the development and expansion of Silat Martial Arts education to Malaysians interested in pursuing life through silat education. 

We uphold the principle of improving the quality of life and prosperity based on excellence in education Malay silat.

For More Information Please Visit: International Silat Fund 2016

Saturday, 25 June 2016

International Silat Grading 2016

International Silat Grading was held at the Academy of Silat Malaysia on June 3, 2016. Tuan Guru Pendekar Prof. Dr. Mohamad Nizam Mohamed Shapie has been appointed as the head of panel examiners to test this time . The fighters showed determination during the assessment carried out .

Further information on Grading Silat 2016.

Friday, 6 May 2016

Silat Workshop 2016


WILL BE HELD ON 14 MEI 2016 at Akademi Silat Malaysia, SECTION 13 SHAH ALAM , SELANGOR


For More Information Please Visit : International Silat Workshop 2016