Leiali`inani Polynesian Academy
Lawe i ka ma`alea a ku`ono`ono
Acquire skill & make it deep
Lei (lay) n.
Garland of flowers. poetically refers to child, sweetheart, beloved. Lei is sacred as it is placed on your body & heart which is considered sacred. A lei should be a welcomed celebration of one's affection to another. Adorning anyone with a lei shows them how much they are loved & will be remembered.
Ali`i (ah-lee-ee) n.
Polynesian word for royalty hereditary chiefly or noble rank; denoting chiefly status in ancient Hawai`i. Believed to be full of "mana" spiritual power.
Nani (nuh-nee) adj.
Kaona (hidden meaning)
Each member of our hula family is a pua (flower). When connected in spirit & aloha, we make an unforgettable, cherished lei symbolizing love, respect, care, & a spiritual connection.to those that came before us.
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