Click on photos to unleash the magic of the land:
"Hahai no ka ua i ka ulula'au."
Explanation: Destroy the forest, the rains will cease to fall,
and the land will become a desert.
and you will see the ancient faces looking back.
Wandering by lone sea breakers, and sitting by desolate streams.
World losers and world forsakers, for whom the pale moon gleams.
Yet we are movers and the shakers of the world forever it seems.”
Arthur William Edgar O'Shaughnessy
Ka lehua maka noe lulu’u o na pali
(her Hawaiian name, which means:)
"The Lehua flower
shining bright hope
through the rainy mist on a hillside"
"Kulia i ka nu'u"
Motto of Queen Kapi`olani
"Lomi Legacy Aunty Margaret Machado Passes on
Dec. 28, three days after her dearest friend’s birthday, our precious Aunty Margaret Machado, the Lomilomi Lady of Kona, made her final transition, releasing her well-used 93 year old Hawaiian body.
It came very close to being lost forever.