Hawai‘i Wisdom — June

Hawai‘i Wisdom — June

HulaʻUnu mai a hoʻonuʻanuʻa ke kilu o Kalamaʻula, hoʻoleʻaleʻa i ke kaha o Kaunalewa.

“Bring all the kilu for amusement a Kalamaʻula to make merry on the field of Kaunalewa.”

To come together for a gay time and bring whatever you have to add to the fun. There is a play on lewa, which refers to the swinging of the hips in hula. Source: ʻŌlelo Noʻeau, by Mary Kawena Pukui

Dancers from Leilani Rivera Lowʻs hula halau perform at the Courtyard Marriott at Coconut Beach on Kauaʻi’s Eastside. This fun and engaging luau showcases many different dances of Polynesia, plus a mind-blowing fire-dancing number every Thursday and Sunday evening.

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Léo Azambuja, editor of For Kaua‘i, has won multiple journalism awards in the state of Hawai‘i, including investigative and enterprise reporting, spot news and feature writing, photojournalism and online reporting.

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