Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw, once said, “If a man says he is not afraid of dying, he is either lying or is a Gurkha.”
His statement has withstood the test of time. The Gorkha regiment continues to be one of the most decorated of Indian Army units.
The Gorkhas may have made a name for themselves as fearless warriors but there's one weapon in their armoury that's as famous – if not more – than the soldiers who carry it.
It's the Khukri. And, the Gorkhas evolved its handling into an art, even better, into a dance form.
Watch the amazing video: