Mary Kawena Pukui

/Tag:Mary Kawena Pukui

Hawai‘i Wisdom — February 2016

A humpback whale tail. Photo courtesy of Kalasara Setaysha O luna, o lalo; o uka, o kai; o ka palaoa pae, no kea li‘i ia. “Above, below; the upland, the lowland; the whale that washes ashore — all belong to the chief.” The chief owned everything in the land he ruled. Ivory obtained [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:44+00:00 February 24th, 2016|0 Comments

Hawai‘i Wisdom — August 2015

E lauhoe mai na wa‘a; i ke ka, i ka hoe; i ka hoe, i ke ka; pae aku i ka ‘aina. “Everybody paddle the canoes together; bail and paddle, paddle and bail, and the shore is reached.” Pitch in with a will, everybody, and the work is quickly done. Along with promoting teamwork, this [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:41:05+00:00 August 26th, 2015|0 Comments

A Month of May Days

Featuring Island School May Day Article and photos by Anne E. O'Malley School May Day programs are popular throughout the month of May with more still to come. Each has its own poignant beauty as teachers, students and staff gear up for the adorable spectacle that is May Day in the schools around [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:42:50+00:00 May 14th, 2012|0 Comments