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Hawaiian Numerology Traditions

From the hā (breath) of Ke Akua (God) came forth the firmament,

Hawaiian numerology is more of a spiritual study rather than an empirical science. It represents a system of knowledge based on the fundamental precept that all of creation originated from a divine energy source. It embraces the premise that all existence is a manifestation of the mana (esoteric energy) of the divine Creator and that everything in this universe has a spiritual and physical relationship to each other. This concept is reflected in the traditional Hawaiian expression: Hā Ke Akua i ka lewalani, ka hā o kona waha which translates, “From the (breath) of Ke Akua (God) came forth the firmament, the exhaled from his mouth.”  The ancient Hawaiians perceived the as the sacred life force and identified it with the very essence of life itself. They believed that at the precise moment we are born and inhale our first breath, we also become one with the (breath) of Ke Akua. Thus in the days of old Hawai`i, a person’s birthday was celebrated with the important rite of passage that marked an individual’s initial connection to the spiritual realm of the Gods. Spiritually, the early Hawaiians traditionally offered their hā after ending their pule (prayers) and the kahuna priests performed rituals such as the kapu `awa (ceremonial drink offering to the gods), waiha (water consecration rites), ho`opomaika`i (blessings) and when preparing for ka wanana, (prognosticating).

The Hawaiian school of numerology teaches that the set of cosmological conditions and vibrations of the earth’s field of energy at the time of our birth determines our general character traits, personal attributes and also to some extent, influences the actions and reactions that we encounter within our lifetime. Since the ancient Hawaiians were governed by a lunar calendar, the specific lunar month and day on which a birth occurred were used by the kahuna as traditional hō`ailona hānau (birth sign) indicators for predicting the future characteristics of an individual.

The Secret of the Hawaiian Numbers

The Secret of the Hawaiian Numbers – a Kahuna Legacy Ka huna o nā helu Hawai`i (the secret of the Hawaiian numbers) arrived in the Hawaiian Islands during the migration of the indigenous settlers who sailed aboard their double hulled canoes to Hawai`i over 1,500 years ago. Deeply rooted in the religious teachings of a… Continue Reading

Numerology – A Hawaiian Tradition

  Numerology – A Hawaiian Tradition Introduction Man has known the spiritual aspects of numbers since remote antiquity. For centuries civilizations throughout the world have employed numerology as a religious science in their attempts to unlock the secrets of the universe and to gain an understanding of how the individual interacts with the material and… Continue Reading

Your Hawaiian Birth Sign for September

Māhoe Hope (September) Hawaiian Birth Sign Māhoe Hope – (September) If today is your birthday, according to the Hawaiian lunar calendar, your birth month is Māhoe Hope, which translates in English as “the last twin.” It is the equivalent of the solar calendar month of September. General Description Māhoe Hope, the eleventh in the Hawaiian… Continue Reading

What’s George Clooney’s Hawaiian Birth Sign?

Hauoli La Hanau George Clooney – Mei (May) 6, 1961  Here’s wishing American actor, director/producer, screenwriter George Clooney a very hauoli la hanau (happy birthday)! Descendants star George Clooney’s Mei (May) Hawaiian birth sign is Ikiiki (Humidity). This corresponds with his Taurus sun sign which is the most sensual sign of the Zodiac. Ikiiki is the time when… Continue Reading

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