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The Healing Dynamics of Hawaiian Chanting

 Online &/or In-Person

During the workshop, Kumu Kaipo will share how Hawaiian Chanting connects a person to the natural environments around them and creates a healing environment for all who take part. Participants will be introduced to one of Kumu Kaipo’s healing chants that she composed during her visits at sacred temples (Heiau) in Hawai’i. Join Kumu Kaipo in person, and/or via Zoom sessions online as she shares the essence of Hawaiian Chanting.  Each workshop can be enjoyed independently and does not require attending prior classes; new information is provided from Kumu each time.

INSTRUCTOR: Kumu Hula Kaipo Kalua

Dates | Times - To Be Announced

Location(s)/Venue(s) - To Be Announced 

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            Healing Dynamics of

      OLI (Hawaiian Chantingi)


HULA (Hawaiian Dance Movements)

 KAIMUKī, OʻAHU - Live and In Person

Hele Mai!!! Come! Join Kumu Kaipo (in person) at Hale Mana Aura as she shares the healing dynamics of OLI and HULA. Participants will learn how OLI and HULA can connect a person to the natural world around them and create a healing environment for all who actively participate. These workshops can be enjoyed independently and do not require attending prior workshops; or enjoyed as a series, learning new information from Kumu each time. 


Sep 9, 2023 (Saturday) | Time 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Sep 16, 2023 (Saturday) | Time 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Location:  Hale Mana Aura
3566 Harding Avenue, Suite 202
Honolulu, HI  96816

Workshops - Postponed until further notice

Get Ready to Learn...

  • Basic hula steps:
    • Kāʻo (Sway)
    • Kāholo (Travel)
    • Kāhela (Extend)
    • Lele (Lilting Jump)
    • Kāwelu (Forward/Backward Step)
    • ʻAmi ʻŌniu (Figure-8 Rotation)
    • ʻUwehe (Lifting of the Feet/Heels)

Stage Presence

  • Dancer's Stance
  • Facial Expression(s)
  • Arms' Placement
  • Hands' and wrists' movement/flow
  • Timing
  • Coordination
  • Recall

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