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A journey back in time at Ulupo Heiau

Tucked away near the edge of Kawainui Marsh, Ulupo Heiau is a powerful reminder of the Hawaiian civilization that once thrived here.

Pictures don’t really do it justice or capture the size and scope of this historic stone temple, where Hawaiians once sought spiritual support for harvests and battle. 126 more words

Ku'ilioloa Heiau and Poka'i Bay

Ku’ilioloa Heiau is a traditional Hawaiian stone temple and place of learning located on a beautiful little peninsula on the Waianae Coast, beside Poka’i Bay. 232 more words

Mauna Lahilahi Hawaiian petroglyphs

It’s a distinct rock feature along the beach (makai) side of Farrington Highway as you travel up the Waianae Coast through Makaha.  Mauna Lahilahi includes fascinating remnants of the early Hawaiian civilization that thrived for centuries before contact with outsiders. 216 more words

State urges caution, respect after Pokémon Go players wander into heiau

The state is urging gamers to be more aware of their surroundings after two people wandered into a heiau while hunting for Pokémon Go characters. 169 more words