Monthly Archives: March 2013

Nana March Hawaiian Lunar Birth Sign

Nana – Hawaiian Lunar Birth Sign For March If today is your birthday, according to the Hawaiian lunar calendar, your birth month is Nana and corresponds to the solar calendar month of March. General Description Nana translates in English as “floating” and reflects the buoyant properties of water – the element essential to all life… Continue Reading

Tribal Blessings – Hawaiian Style

Chiefs and members of the Squamish, Haida and Kwik wakwak tribes representing members of the First Nations (aboriginal peoples of Canada) gathered in kinship with Native Hawaiian families and friends from the Waimānalo homestead and other areas of O`ahu on March 3, 2013 to celebrate the lā hānau (birthday) of their keiki kāne (male child),… Continue Reading

Spiritual Gathering

Welcoming the Divine Light – Aloha E Ka `Ahahui La`akea On March 2nd, 2013, Kahu Silva greeted the spiritual leader and representatives of the `Ahahui La`akea (Divine Light Association) of Japan. Dedicated to the learning and perpetuation of na mea Hawai’i (things Hawaiian), the `Ahahui La`akea strives to promote and share the indigenous cultural traditions… Continue Reading

Ancient Hawaiian Groundbreaking Blessing for Health Facility

  Kaiser Clinic Expands to Better Serve the Kāne`ohe Community The recent groundbreaking blessing for a major renovation of Kaiser Permanente’s Ko`olau Clinic in Kāne`ohe, commenced with Kahu Silva welcoming the many guests including Kaiser’s top executives, with a traditional oli ho`okipa (welcome chant) and sharing a few words about the significance of the ancient… Continue Reading

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