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Hokule’a connects with the generations, ‘āina, honua

Kaleo, a HonCC student, was out at the edge of Magic Island, at a particular spot she said her ancestors told her to stand to welcome the Hokule’a home. It was imperative to teach the keiki (children) their history. She gave the honor of welcoming the Hokule’a to a child nearby, giving him a conch shell through which to bellow in to announce the arrival of that humble yet great Pacific voyaging canoe.

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