The magic of Hawaiian Huna
Today, Hawaii ... expert in Huna was called a kahuna, literally translated as "keeper of balance." Balance refers to the balance of the three divine qualities of love, wisdom and power. An older name for these practices is ho'omanamana, meaning the making ...
Fake Hawaii: Your American Jungle
Though it’s no joke that locals have a great fondness for the congealed pork cube and I’ll admit that "Hawaiian steak" does have a nice soundbitish ... and "Hawaii Life," "Wild Hawaii" and "American Jungle"—with a fifth show currently being shot ...
Yet the word itself persisted among Hawaiians as a term for an expert or adept, and “big kahuna” was eventually picked up by Hawaiian surfing slang, where it came to mean the best surfer on the beach and was popularized by such surfer movies as ...
Oh, Kahuna, What Became of That Endless Summer?
(Among the most powerful attractions of the ’60s beach party movies was that ... Golden Ages somehow never do, except in the eternal, pounding breakers of the imagination. California may never be what it once was, or mean what it once meant.
On The Road To Hana In Hawaii, The Sacred Pools and Waterfalls
“And whoever of you is obedient to Allah and His Messenger and does good ... searching for the meaning of this extraordinary dream or vision. Now, it has come to me in this sequel of my extended journey to the Hawaiian Island of Maui that this kind ...