Honoring My Teachers

Uncle Harry Mitchell’s Gravesite
photograph by Cassie Pali


This work is possible only through the grace and kindness of my Hawaiian and Chinese teachers:

Auntie Helen ‘Ahia Walrath* our beloved Kupuna Hulu

(Uncle Harry Mitchell)*

Kahu Kawika Ka’alakea*

Kaipo Kaneakua

Uncle Bill Kanekoa*

Uncle Joe Hamakua*

Kumu Dane Kaohelani Silva

Keoki Sousa

Auntie Alice Kuloloio*

Auntie Rachel Kanekoa

Auntie Nani Saffrey*

Shirfu Zhao Zhen-ping

Shirfu Pang Zhen-neng

Shirfu Feng Chien*

Shirfu Liao Yang-tze

Shirfu Lucy Hu

Shirfu John Yeh

Lama Tarchin, Rinpoche*

Lama Khardhi*

* passed away