Open Hand VS The Fist. The Pekiti Tersia View by tfurman | Jan 5, 2007 | Blog | 2 comments The art is Pekiti Tersia. The man is Grand Tuhon Leo Gaje. The subject is to use the fist or the empty hand in combat. Here is a critical analysis. Pekiti 2 Comments Steve Perry on January 6, 2007 at 1:57 pm In our stuff, we use the term “Soft for hard, hard for soft.” Slap to the head, punch to the belly. Not always, but as a general rule, this helps keep injuries to the hitter down … Log in to Reply Tom Furman on January 7, 2007 at 4:02 pm Steve, nice to see you reading. Wow, I have both Steve Perry and Tim Cahill reading here. I better be careful. Watching Slavo’s guys to Splash hand is very convincing. I hope you guys are handling the winter’s in Portland!Give a big hello from myself, Santiago Dobles, and Cliff Stewart to Guru Plinck and the rest of your gang.–Tom Log in to Reply Submit a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.