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Pu'u O Mahuka Heiau

Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau is located on the Northshore of O’ahu. It is the largest Heaiu on the island and overlooks Waimea Bay and Waimea Valley. 51 more words

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Brews on Top: Kawai Nui Marsh & Ulupo Heiau

I wouldn’t really call this one a “hike,” so much as a “glorified walk,” but after last week’s epic trek through the wildlands of Kailua, it was a relief to be on a paved gravel path with the primary danger to one’s life being the consistent stream of bikers ringing incessant bike bells. 455 more words

Hawaii Hikes

Falling Are The Heavens

The task of understanding the past is never-ending. It is impossible not to feel at times ambivalent, and to resist the ease of disapproval, if not condemnation. 602 more words

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Aloha Cancer 9/9/2015

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Māhoe Mua 9

Woke up this morning and headed to the Keaiwa Heiau (Hawaiian temple) above Aiea on O`ahu. I entered the heiau to do my prayers and exercises with the rising sun and crowing roosters. 549 more words

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Aloha Cancer 9/9/2015

Kāne
Māhoe Mua 9

Woke up this morning and headed to the Keaiwa Heiau (Hawaiian temple) above Aiea on O`ahu. I entered the heiau to do my prayers and exercises with the rising sun and crowing roosters. 549 more words

Happiness

A sacred site -- close to home

Quick quiz: Which do you think happened first? (A): Columbus discovered America — in 1492 — or (B) the Polynesians discovered what are now known as the Hawaiian Islands, our 50th state. 214 more words

Ancient Passageway

The short trip to Kaloko-Honokohau National Park has every bit of beauty on the Big Island’s Kona-side tucked into a tiny space behind Honokohau Harbor. This serene stairway is impassible to visitors today but just by appearance evokes the time when sacred cultural ceremonies took place here…

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