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Legacy of Hawai'i's last queen ignites passion for traditional culture
Clay Haswell is host of the OurPaths community, where people c...
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Untranslatable Words: The Spirit of Aloha
Lecturer and researcher in positive psychology at the Universi...
According to most sources I've seen, this word is far more than a simple greeting. It doesn't translate as just some hearty "hello!" It encompasses meanings of love, compassion, and affection.
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6 Quotes That Perfectly Sum Up Why Obama Loves Hawaii
"You can’t really understand Barack until you understand Hawaii."
Heal Yourself With Music and Aloha
Nutrition & Fitness Director, The Diet Doc Hawaii
Imagine every week you spend a couple hours sharing music and having fun. You meet old friends, and make new ones. There's no plan beforehand what you're going to play.
Hate; We Can Beat It!
Publicist & Communications Strategist; Agency Director, The Is...
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Hawaii Residents Send 'A Hug' To Paris With Mile-Long Lei
"The people of the world need to hold onto the things that bind us together."
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5 Slang Phrases That Perfectly Sum Up Why Hawaii Is So Damn Happy
There's more to it than just the beaches and aloha.
Countering Bullying with Aloha
Dean Hamer and Joe Wilson
Emmy Award-winning documentary filmmakers and activists
It's back-to-school time in Hawaiʻi. Over 200,000 students will enter grades K-12 this year, full of curiosity and ideas. Unfortunately, many of them will have their studies disrupted and hopes crushed by bullying.
Hawaii Writer & Blogger
I sought out Hawai'ian artists who prove that handcrafted stationery is not only alive and well; it is more beautiful and thoughtfully crafted than ever before. Looking to send some aloha? Look no further than these delightfully designed local paper products
The Yoga of Aloha
Author of True Yoga, Yoga Therapist, Spiritual Life Coach
In physical yoga practice, we focus on alignment in our postures and connection to our breath, in order to cultivate tranquility of body, mind and spirit. As a Yoga Therapist on the island of O'ahu, I focus on the alignment between yoga and the spirit of aloha that is so important here.
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4 Epic Days of MaiTai Action: The Good, the Biz and the Play!
Writer, Content Strategist: devoted to creating meaningful eng...
At the MaiTai Maui opening ceremony the mayor of Maui, Alan Arakawa revealed, "I have the easiest job in the world," with a smile, "look around you - it's the most beautiful place on earth." And with that I was inspired to explore his beautiful island.
A Close Look At 7 Years Of 'Aloha' Development Hell
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5 Ways To Live Life With More Aloha
Medicine for the People Delivered Through Music
Founder and Director, Culture Collective
Music is transformative, it is a powerful medicine. When I was younger while visiting my Cherokee uncle, Goat Carson, in New Orleans he always talked about how music was a form of prayer, a powerful kind of medicine.
Fleeting Loves, Enduring Loves
Stephen Henry Fox
Academic, composer, writer
Kokua for the Philippines Spreads the Aloha Globally
Stephen Henry Fox
Academic, composer, writer
Sunday's show will be musically marvelous, and elevates the values of kokua and aloha to the global stage. These living concepts make Hawai'i an exceptional environment of compassion and cooperation, and the world could certainly use more of these.
Aloha Includes Striving to Understand the Other Side
Realtor; community advocate
Whatever side we are on, let's remember the principle of free agency. Our life's experiences and upbringing help develop our values, opinions, and goals. Others have their own life's experiences.
With Aloha: Culture, Conflict and the Debate Over Same-sex Marriage
Trisha Kehaulani Watson
Environmental and cultural resource conservation specialist
No one group can claim to have exclusive authority over defining the Hawaiian culture or its many traditions. No one speaks for all.
What Sartorial Secret Do Bruno Mars, Zosia Mamet And Joey Tribbiani All Have In Common?
A Call for Public Diplomacy Between the U.S. and Iran
Independent journalist living in Kauai, HI
As Americans we should make the effort to reach out to Iran and show them that we want better relations as much -- no,
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