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Column: A aloha wale ʻia kā hoʻi …

  • GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM

    A number of headstones at the Kawaiahaʻo Church graveyard were toppled on Wednesday. A number of visitors there and descendants were visibly upset. Here, Hoku Defeo and Emmalia Defeo, 7, walked through the site.

Synopsis: In seeing the desecration at the Kawaiahaʻo cemetery this past Wednesday, it shows the continual disrespect for kūpuna who have left this earthly world, something that is in complete opposition to a Hawaiian perspective that continues to honor and cherish their küpuna long after they have entered the next realm. Read more

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