Kumu Hula Uncle George Na'ope - founder of the Annual Merrie Monarch Hula Festival of Hilo, Hawaii
Kane Kahiko merrie monarch festival
The beautiful Kumu dancing the Hula for the healing and love of the Aina.
2014 Miss Aloha Hula
Hula kahiko (ancient form) dancer at a ceremonial offering near the rim of Kilauea Volcano on the Big Island at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park...note the dancer's pa'u (skirt) which is made from tapa, pounded bark cloth...
Keiki wahine dancer with ipu heke (double gourd) and maile lei.