Falling over a lava cave, this beautiful locale is the Hawaiian Moon Goddess, Hina’s, mythological home. Top Things to Do on Kauai Nicknamed the Garden Isle, much of the island of Kauai is covered in thick tropical rainforests and, as immortalized by countless Hollywood movies, the coasts are lined with dramatic cliffs. Mar 28, 2019 · In most stories, it is Hina that is the mother of Maui, the demi-god. Hina is the goddess of fishing and tapa cloth making. She is the goddess of herbs and many Hawaiian herbalists still practice only collecting herbs in the light of Hina, the full moon. Laka is the goddess of the forest and Hula.
Shop unique Pele Posters on Redbubble. Hang your posters in dorms, bedrooms, offices, or anywhere blank walls aren't welcome. I just wanted to do another blog about another Hawaiian deity since it being apart of my culture, and I really enjoy sharing my culture with you guys. Hina Goddess of the moon. Hina seems to be the oldest goddess, and one of the most beloved deities of the Polynesian people and appears in many myths throughout the Pacific. There are similar stories about Maui in the Solomons where he was known as 'Mau Tikitiki' and in Samoa as Ti'iti'iatalaga, and in Hawaii he was Maui ki`iki`i (Maui the littlest) In Hawaii there is a legend of Maui who snared the sun at Haleakala to slow its course so his mother Hina could get her kapa making done.