Home | Join! | Help | Browse | Forums | NuWorld | NWF | PoPo   
General Discussion » The Big Kahuna
KKama67 | The Big Kahuna - Posted on 2006-11-06 13:54:03
| weblog | profile | gallery | new threads

The Big Kahuna

A kahuna in the Hawaiian language refers to a doctor. There were also kahunas that did bad things like hexes and curses. I guess it could be compared to your common day witches. Kahunas could release a curse or place one.

I would like to dedicate this thread to myths and legends of Hawaii.

The goddess Pele is considered to be the BIG CHEESE. (Not big kahuna)

She is also known for cursing Hawaii visitors who return to their homeland with volcanic rock, and has always been considered a protector of the Hawaiian people. Every year many lava rock pieces are shipped back to Hawaii from around the world from people who claim to have experienced horrible misfortune since removing the rocks, accompanied by letters asking for Pele's forgiveness..

many, many more stories of hawaiian gods and goddess including stories of Pele to come if there is an interest??


View Page: 1 2
changbang | Big Kahuna - Posted on 2006-11-15 10:01:04
| weblog | profile | gallery | new threads

How would you say Merry Christmas?

Kirei | Untitled - Posted on 2006-11-15 18:52:34
| weblog | profile | gallery | new threads

This is really interesting. The Pele curse is kinda creepy. o.0

I think that the Hawaiian language sounds like Japanese. Is it known where Hawaiians came from? Or were they always there? I heard it was a mystery.

KKama67 | Origin - Posted on 2006-11-15 20:42:43
| weblog | profile | gallery | new threads

Kirei it is still a mystery. Some believe that hawaiians came from tahiti. There are legends that trace back to tahiti and there is evidence that the ancient hawaiians were once there.

KKama67 | Merry christmas in hawaiian - Posted on 2006-11-15 20:44:17
| weblog | profile | gallery | new threads

Merry Christmas is: Mele Kalikimaka

invisible | Hawaiian Christmas - Posted on 2006-11-23 13:01:52
| weblog | profile | gallery | new threads

There's a song Bing Crosby sang about Christmas in Hawaii called - can you guess? - Mele Kalikimaka.

Mele Kalikimaka is the thing to say on a bright Hawaiian Christmas Day
That's the island greeting that we send to you from the land where palm trees sway
Here we know that Christmas will be green and bright
The sun to shine by day and all the stars at night
Mele Kalikimaka is Hawaii's way to say Merry Christmas to you

[this is repeated two or three times in the song]

It's a nice-sounding song when you hear it. =)

Dilated | Untitled - Posted on 2007-09-14 00:37:12
| weblog | profile | gallery | new threads

Yay Hawaii

Where did Kkama-sama go?

View Page: 1 2

  Hot Topics Last Post Views Replies
sagittariusmoon 2017-05-14 17:31:29 609346 23
Everyone... POST PICTURES!
sagittariusmoon 2016-05-29 18:12:19 4079781 241
Remember to Use the Invite Tool!
randomjunk 2016-02-11 15:53:30 8167 920
Any type of export thing?
AmbyrJayde 2016-01-08 14:17:54 873280 2
BATTLE THREAD: friendly bout.
invisible 2015-08-04 18:24:04 544 100
invisible 2015-08-04 18:21:17 45 2
Midnight 2015-04-15 10:35:59 86 17
Can you help me get this started?
randomjunk 2014-10-29 22:40:39 81 13
Nutang Chatroom!
middaymoon 2014-09-24 23:35:11 289 48
Mr. and Mrs. Sank's Cake Topper Contest
ikimashokie 2014-01-05 15:43:13 65 10
A friend just released a quadruple album
dont-see 2013-10-08 04:02:38 1330204 2
My profile pic won't change..
sagittariusmoon 2013-07-04 09:05:58 11565 2
Shhh, it's a secret!
sagittariusmoon 2013-07-03 14:09:05 361 14
HEY PALS! Lets get to know one another a little better.. The NuTangian Challenge!!
sagittariusmoon 2013-07-03 10:43:38 46652 83
Midnight 2013-04-29 08:31:49 170 21
February Entry-a-Day Challenge!
randomjunk 2013-03-02 19:51:59 175 21

NuTang.com • The Ultimate Weblog Community

NuTang is the first web site to implement PPGY Technology. This page was generated in 0.029seconds.

  Send to a friend on AIM | Set as Homepage | Bookmark Home | NuTang Collage | Terms of Service & Privacy Policy | Link to Us | Monthly Top 10s
All content Copyright 2003-2047 NuTang.com and respective members. Contact us at NuTang[AT]gmail.com.