|Ka Ulu a Paoa Heiau
Located on a terrace above the boulder, Kiloe near Kee is a heiau that was part of a famous hula school in the area. Chanters came to receive the most advanced training possible. To test their skills, they walked across the smooth boulders at the edge of the sea and chanted their mele (chant). If their voices could be heard above the sounds of the waves and the wind, then their training was completed. Students are still brought here to test their skills.
Photo by: Lilian de Mello
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