The Lucky Generation

The Lucky Generation

 Kumu hula John Renken Kaha’iali’i Topolinski   I will never forget my instructors and just how much they provided me although I was kind of a hothead. They subjugated my hardheadedness and put things right into the point of view.” We were the lucky...
Maintaining Hawaiian Culture Through Kaona

Maintaining Hawaiian Culture Through Kaona

Maintaining Hawaiian Culture Through Expertise The significances of hula and oli, or chants, were essential to maintaining Hawaiian cultural expertise, especially when the practice was restricted. Experience hula dancers share a place or feeling with their motions,...