ARIZONA HAWAIIAN CIVIC CLUB

 

TRADITIONS

Traditionally at each gathering, we strive to:

  • Offer the opening Pule (prayer) done by a member,
  • Share a welcome with exchange (Anoi’oi) by the Leader
  • Read a short simple agenda (Papakumu Mano’a)
  • Enjoy the meal (Pa’ina)
  • Present the business or activity (Oi’hana)

 

ʻO na kupa o Hawaiʻi makou, e
Mai
ʻAlikona mai makou, e
O Hawai
ʻi ko makou aloha, e
I ko makou na
ʻau, e
I na manawa apau loa, e
Aloha e, Aloha e, Aloha e​

  • PAU HANA MELE: "Hawaii Aloha"

by Israel Kamakawiwooli

YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C_17vGYa81s

 

Verse 1

E Hawai'i e ku'u one hanau e
Ku'u home kulaiwi nei
'Oli no au i na pono lani ou
E Hawai'i, aloha e

Chorus

E hau'oli na 'opio o Hawai'i nei
'Oli e! 'Oli e!
Mai na aheahe makani e pa mai nei
Mau ke aloha, no Hawai'i

Ending Verse

E hau'oli na 'opio o Hawai'i nei
'Oli e! 'Oli e!
Mai na aheahe makani e pa mai nei
Mau ke aloha, no Ha---wai---'i

OLI:

We are citizens of Hawaiʻi

We are from Arizona

Hawaiʻi is our love,

In our minds and hearts, always

Aloha, Aloha, Aloha

MELE: Verse 1

O Hawaii, o sands of my birth

My native home

I rejoice in the heavenly blessings of you

O beloved Hawaii

 

Chorus

Be joyous o youth of Hawaii

Rejoice! Rejoice!

May the gentle breeze blow

Love for Hawaii is eternal

 

Ending Verse

Be joyous o youth of Hawaii

Rejoice! Rejoice!

May the gentle breeze blow

Love for Hawaii is eternal

https://www.lknhaz.org/traditions