There is no way
Peace is the way
•29 Years in NYC
44 Years of Martial Arts
57 Years of Capoeira
January 7, 1944-
April 18, 2013
55 Years of Karate
April 13, 1913-
April 15, 1987
FRIENDS & SUPPORTERS
51 Years of Capoeira
Capoeira Angola Center
Grão Mestre João Grande
29 Years in NYC
64 Years of Capoeira
International Shotokan Karate Federation
Master Teruyuki Okazaki
69 Years of Karate
34 Years in NYC
54 Years of Martial Arts
Shihan Kai Leung
Andrew Feldman, MD
Sports Medicine Othopedics
Our deepest condolences and heartfelt prayers for Edna Lima's dear Mother Lourdes Basilio Lima.
Lourdes was loved and respected by everyone who knew her.
Lourdes was a lively 95 years young who loved Brasil, Samba, and her family,
especially her devoted and loving daughter Edna Lima.
Brasilia • Rio de Janeiro • 1974-1988
MESTRA EDNA LIMA
Harlem, New York City • 1988-2016
It is said that Edna Lima has the fire and excitement
Capoeira training • Brazilian culture • Instrument crafting • Martial arts training
Technique impact training • Theatrical performance • Health and safety
Do you remember the joy of movement? Your kids should, too.
Edna is a true master of her art
Edna's ability to work with even our
In the late 1990's Edna successfully adapted the dynamic movements of Capoeira into her trademarked CAPOEIRA WORKOUT® group exercise program. Capoeira Workout forms a bridge between cultures that links participants in a moving communications with a dynamic aesthetic that transcends social boundaries.
The methods of CAPOEIRA WORKOUT® combine the elegance of dance, the power of martial arts, the science of biomechanics, and the rhythms of Afro-Brazilian music.
CAPOEIRA WORKOUT® was recently featured in Martha Stewart's Body+Soul and in Latina Magazine
CAPOEIRA WORKOUT® has been presented at ImPulsTanz, International Dance Festival, The Wingate Sports Science Institute in Israel, New York Sports Clubs, Chelsea Piers, Equinox, and Duomo in New York City, plus fitness centers throughout Brazil and Japan.
The physiological effects of CAPOEIRA WORKOUT® have been studied at Long Island University and Chelsea Piers Sports Center.
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Mestra Edna Lima is currently presenting: