Aloha blossoms

aloha Chant - Pîlahi Pâkî

 

Akahai e na Hawai'i

Lokahi aku like

'Olu'olu kamana'o

Ha'aha'a kou kulana

'Ahonui a lanakila.

 

Akahai, meaning kindness to be expressed with tenderness;

Lôkahi, meaning unity, to be expressed with harmony; `

Olu`olu, meaning agreeable, to be expressed with pleasantness;

Ha`aha`a, meaning humility, to be expressed with modesty;

Ahonui, meaning patience, to be expressed with perseverance.

 

Gem of the Pacific.

My heart I give to you.

We'll wear your lei of truth.

Spirit of Hawaii, aloha.

Ku'uipo Kumukahi on the Meaning of Aloha and the Aloha Chant

Performance by Isaac Akuna, Ku'uipo Kumukahi, Ryan Tang
Kani Ka Pila Grille on 3/14/2016