Puukohola Heiau, Kawaihae

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  • In 1790 Kamehameha I was trying to achieve his goal of conquering and ruling all the Hawaiian islands. The prophet Kapoukahi said he would do this if he built a large heiau (temple) dedicated to his f...  more »
  • This site gives a good idea of pre-Columbian times when Indigenous people ruled the islands. The structures have suffered from the time but it's interesting to see how they were built and have a glimp...  more »
  • Not much to look at, more than anything else is interesting to read the history that is linked to this place and the King Kamehameha.
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