Is a native of Sunda Land and resided in Bandung Indonesia, Maha Guru Roedy Wiranatakusumah (Pak Roedy) is the founder of SILAT SUNDA INSTITUTE and was introduced to Pencak Silat since the age of 8 and has trained his entire life in the village style of Pencak Silat and mastering in three styles ; Nampon, Maen Po, Gadjah Putih and formed his own tactical and systematical JURUS with breathing methode (Pernafasan) to build inner strength. He is also an expert in combative traditonal silat techniques on empty hands and weapons trained only for Monarchy family by performing holistic exercise on and around the semi-active volcanoes.
Pak Roedy has an international teaching experience and seminars in Canada, United States of America,Venezuela, China, Japan, and United Kingdom. He shares his knowledge to variaties of martial arts schools, instructors, VIP body guards, coast guards, special forces and embassies personals.
Pak Roedy is also a practising maritime lawyer and well connected with Pencak Silat community in Indonesia as he travels to various places to gain knowledge on local wisdoms.
1970 – 1977 Family Pencak Silat Sytle
1977 – Present, Nampon Pencak Silat Pernafasan/Breathing Power
1981 – Present, Maen Po Pencak Silat
1983 – Present, Pencak Silat Gadjah Putih