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Cianjur means the art of self-defence. There are many styles of Pencak Silat, such as Cikalong, Cimande, and Sabandar. These style are the basic learn of its, and now, Pencak Silat has spread out until overseas.
The creator of Cikalong style is R. Djaja Perbata or known as R.H. Ibrahim died in 1906 and in the funeral of Dalem Cikkundul family, Cikalong.
All the same era, there is Muhammad Kosim Sabandar, Karangtengah known Mama Sabandar, as one of figure in Pencak Silat. The characteristic of Sabandar type is capability to raise-out power and invisible power (liliwatan) in destroying enemies.
In its expand, Cianjur art of self defence (Pencak Silat) becomes a few style. Like Cikaret, Bojongherang, etc. there are many figures of Pencak Silat Cianjur, such as: R. Abah M. Sirod, Didi Muhtadi, R.O. Soleh, Abah Alek, R. Idrus, R.H. Muhidin, etc. And the figures of pepeuhan were R. Ibrahim, H. Toha, Aa Idrus, Wa Acep, etc.