What is Kumukahi?

Welcome to Kumukahi, a website featuring a bilingual, community-based approach to presenting Hawaiian cultural vibrancy and its connections to a rich ancestral past. Explore the Ka Hikina, Ke Ao Akua, Ka Honua and Nā Kānaka sections to learn how Hawaiian culture connects with the past us with the past and how it thrives in today’s society. Your journey starts here at Kumukahi.

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Lessons

The following are samples of the many lessons you'll find inside Kumukahi, and there's much more to explore.

Ahupuaʻa ‐ From the mountains to the sea . . . Molokaʻi style. Visit the Hālawa ahupuaʻa to learn more.

Hoʻokele ‐ Sail on! Visit Kualoa, Oʻahu, to learn about Hawaiian navigation

Uhauhumu pōhaku (part 1) ‐ Rock on! Learn about Hawaiian stone masonry at Kaloko and Keauhou, Hawaiʻi.