See what happens when ancient Hawaiian culture meets modern art techniques at Maui's annual Celebration of Hawaii exhibit at Viewpoints Gallery in Makawao.
Discovering culture through dance.
Lomilomi has the potential to "heal a person's path backwards and forwards," says Jeana Naluai, owner of Ho'omana Spa.
When your name includes twelve syllables and nearly as many letters as the alphabet, you often have some explaining to do.
An ancient art, as delicate as it is beautiful, has outlived the kings who once claimed it as their own.
After nearly two decades in dry dock, the first oceangoing traditional voyaging canoe, Mo‘okiha o Pi‘ilani, embarked on its maiden voyage from Mala Wharf in Lahaina on July 11.
By reviving ancient Hawaiian practices, modern conservationists hope to save the forests and the seas of the future.
Bit by bit, archeologists are uncovering a forgotten island where kings once ruled and a sacred lizard kept watch.
You and I are older than the stones along the Puna shoreline. These stones started just a few years ago as gobs of lava from Pele’s current eruption, gobs that dripped into the sea only to be tumbled and polished then lobbed back onto the shore.
This West Maui valley witnessed some of the island's most turbulent history. Now it's helping to redeem the past.
John Ka‘imikaua's Legacy Lives on through Moloka‘i's Homage to Hula
Virtually extinct for over a century, hale—traditional Hawaiian houses—are making a comeback with the new millennium.
Maui's winningest canoe club is borrowing lessons from the past to surge ahead.
One hundred seventy-four years ago, Maui's first print shop published the first Hawaiian-language newspaper...and launched a small revolution.
Get the translation of Hawai'i Pono'i.
Kumu hula and lei maker, Gordean Bailey has spent a lifetime sharing the culture of aloha.
'Ukulele entertainer and master teacher Walter Kawa'i'aea keeps the beat of Hawaiian music.
Learn the traditional uses for native plants nurtured by Anna Palomino at Ho‘olawa Farms in Haiku.
Purchase rare varieties of taro while supporting Maui Nui Botanical Gardens.
Hawaiian culture evolved over millennia, then almost disappeared after Western contact. Maui's cultural advisors are committed to bringing it back.
The Hawaiian work kamaʻaina isn’t so much about bloodlines and birthplace, as about a fully intentional way to live.
This story straddles centuries to look at authentic Hawaiian clothing prior to Western contact, and how three young Hawaiian entrepreneurs are incorporating ancient meanings, patterns, and knowledge into their contemporary apparel.
Finding the science behind an ancient, indigenous practice.
More than skin deep, traditional tattoos link modern Hawaiians to their ancestors.
Maui and her sister islands are reviving one of the most important spiritual times of ancient Hawai‘i: Makahiki.
“As Hawaiians, our mo‘olelo [stories] are so important,” says Maelia. “With heirloom jewelry, the mo‘olelo live on in each piece.”
A writer and a photographer explore the remains of the King's Trail on Maui, where dozens of archaeological sites spring up from the side of the trail.