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Pele, Kamupua and the Pali highway

Context: The informant is a 28-year-old woman, of Indonesian and Caucasian ethnicity. Her hometown is Honolulu, Hawaii. While in school in Hawaii, she learned about Hawaiian Folklore. This story was told to her by her instructor. Main Piece: There are many stories of the Hawaiian Goddess of lava and volcanoes. The most common are of… Continue Reading »