Account Options Sign in. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Moke Kupihea. Just as elders are the intermediaries between these voices and the younger generations, the na aumakua, or ancestral spirits, are the intermediaries between the living and the sacred land they inhabit. In The Seven Dawns of the Aumakua Moke Kupihea takes the reader on his journey from childhood to young manhood as he experiences what remains of the spirit of his ancestors and learns the importance of remembering. The descent of the aumakua and its spiritual link through the eyes, sound, voice, touch, people, and breath constitute its seven dawns--the means by which the author is reawakened to his native tradition.
It has appeared nationwide on CNN, and was shown Aug. Allen drew from his hundreds of hours of footage to make the case that the group started happy, with shared spiritual goals and rare bonds of friendship. But, by the time he left, he and other men in the film, gay and straight, said they had for years been manipulated into sex with the leader, a man who has gone by Jaime Gomez, Michel, Andreas and, more recently, Reyji. The Venezuelan-born spiritual leader has been a ballet dancer and an actor. At the Aug.
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And it was not simply an historic curiosity. The flowers, coins, seashells and other offerings left on nearby stones showed that people still believed in the power of this place. Located in Palaau State Park, at the northern shore of the island of Molokai, Phallic Rock is unquestionably the most powerful of the nine sacred sites I recently visited on Molokai and nearby Maui.