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The Association Welcomes Kumu Michelle Manu

posted Aug 30, 2014, 8:17 AM by James Neiman
This week we are highlighting Kumu Michelle Manu, 9th Dan Kumu Lua. Kumu Manu is an authorized martial arts instructor in the Kaihewalu Lua ohana art of bone dislocation. Kumu Manu choreographs and teaches the kahiko or 'auana hula. The hula is the soft to the Lua, which is the hard. The kahiko hula was used to conceal the practice, weapons, and techniques of the warrior fighting arts from the missionaries.

Kumu Michelle Manu serves as the VP of Legal Affairs for the Masters Hall of Fame. For more information about Kumu Manu's legal services, see