Kahu's Corner

Hidden Beauty

Posted on September 11, 2018

In the Hawaiian culture, there is a special group of people whose vast knowledge and nurturing ways are greatly valued. They are called fondly and respectfully, kupuna. This Hawaiian word means, "grandparent" or an "older person" (elder), but, perhaps, most notable is that a kupuna is an "honored person." Throughout their years, they had acquired wisdom and life experiences to become leaders …

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