These 9 Fascinating Stories Of Hawaiian Mythology Will Leave You Shaking Your Head In Awe
Like many indigenous peoples, the ancient Hawaiians felt a deep connection to the aina (land), and used stories of their gods and goddesses to explain everything from lava flows to the creation of the Hawaiian Islands. These Hawaiian myths and legends are full of passion, betrayal, love, and death, and are sure to astonish you.
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Isn’t Hawaiian mythology absolutely fascinating? I dare you to find another state with as many incredible myths and legends as Hawaii.
With more than 10 years of experience as a professional writer, Megan holds a degree in Mass Media from her home state of Minnesota. After college, she chose to trade in her winter boots for slippahs and moved to the beautiful island of Oahu, where she has been living for more than five years. She lives on the west side but is constantly taking mini-road trips across the island and visits the neighboring islands whenever she can getaway. She loves hiking, snorkeling, locally-grown coffee, and finding the best acai bowl on Oahu.
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