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In Ancient Hawai’i - a period from the Polynesian settlement in 600 AD until Kamehameha’s monarchy in 1810 – an extensive kapu system governed the islands. Kapu, roughly translated as “forbidden,” consisted of a series of laws that dictated daily life. Common men could not tread on royal ground. No one was allowed to step in the shadow of the chief. Women were forbidden from eating particularly phallic-looking bananas. The punishment for breaking these mandates? Death as human sacrifice…

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Naha Stone at the Hilo Public Library. According to legend, Kamehameha lifted the 5,000-pound stone at age 14, and was the only person to ever lift it. The legend that goes with this particular stone is that the man who lifted it was the prophesied warrior who would unite all of the islands. The Naha Stone now rests in front of the Hilo Public Library on the island of Hawaiʻi.

Alright, I'm not a Dragonball fan, but anyone who can do something like this is a GENIUS of art!

Alright, I'm not a Dragonball fan, but anyone who can do something like this is a GENIUS of art!

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That's so generous of Gohan! and it's so true about Piccolo, you know being like a second fatherly figure to Gohan. Heh, the last one though.

That's so generous of Gohan! and it's so true about Piccolo, you know being like a second fatherly figure to Gohan. Heh, the last one though.

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King Kamehameha I Black Hawaiian Lava Tiki

King Kamehameha I Black Hawaiian Lava Tiki by ElephantAtticCo on Etsy https://www.etsy.com/listing/212283613/king-kamehameha-i-black-hawaiian-lava

Vegeta and his son. Man I nearly cried even though I have to admit he wasn't one of my favourite characters at that time. Now since Supers rolled out, Vegeta's one of my liked characters.

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