Our Goal

LITMA aims at imparting the rich legacy of martial arts to the generations to come in a systematic, uniform, syllabized form. Our goal is not to only teach self-defense but also improves Spiritual and Physical Health that strengthens the connection between their mind, spirit, and body. we aim self discipline and Behavior Modification of every student to gain a boost in Confidence and Mental Focus.


Alexander Fernandes (also known by his Chinese name Shān chéng dà lì) and popularly known as Alex Sir; is the Founder & President of Life Institute of Tai-Chi & Martial Arts (LITMA). Sir Alex, is an Internationally acclaimed Martial Arts Teacher and Practitioner. He is trained in Hua Chuan Kung-Fu (Wushu) & Tai-Chi Chuan when he was 14yrs old. He’s been trained in all kinds of Shadow-Boxing especially in Simplified Taijiquan & Traditional Martial Arts from Beijing, China.

He won the championship of ‘International Taijiquan Exchange Competition’ in the year 2006 and was also the FIRST INDIAN who participated in ‘The 50Th Anniversary of Simplified Taijiquan Popularization Yongnian, Handan, China’ in the year 2006.

Sir Alexander Fernandes is teaching at various institutes in Mumbai; one of the major metropolitan cities of India since 3 decades and has earned reputation at National & International levels. He is also a Physical Fitness Teacher & Trainer at St. Dominic Savio High School for the last 2 decades.

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