Where is Kukaniloko?

Kūkaniloko lies in the Wahiawā Plateau between Oʻahu’s two mountain ranges: the Waiʻanae to leeward, and the Koʻolau to windward. It also lies at the intersection of two major paths of overland travel: the Waialua Trail between the North Shore and ʻEwa Beach, and the Kolekole Trail through the Waiʻanae Range.

What is the birthing stone?

Located near the geographic center of O’ahu, the Kukaniloko birthing stones were placed in a spot where the ancient islanders believed the life force of the land was strong. The English translation of Kukaniloko roughly means “to anchor the cry from within.”

Where are the royal birthing stones located?

Kukaniloko Birthing Stones, Oahu. This ancient sacred site (view panorama) is located in the center of Oahu near Wahiawa. It was here where royal women were taken to give birth in the old Hawaii.

What is the connection between Kūkaniloko and Kākuhihewa?

The last chiefly birth there was in the mid-1600s with the birth of Kākuhihewa, the 15th ruling chief of O’ahu. Now a state monument, Kūkaniloko attracts only the occasional visitor and caretakers on the serene grassy plateau of Wahiawā where it lies between the Wai’anae and Ko’olau mountain ranges.

How do you pronounce Ewa Beach?

Ewa. Pronounced “Eh-va,” as “w” is often replaced with the “v” noise in the Hawaiian language. Those unfamiliar with the Oahu district may call it “Ee-wa,” which can hurt the ears of Ewa residents.

What is Wahiawa zip code?

Wahiawa/Zip codes

What postpartum doulas do?

Postpartum doulas provide families information and support on infant feeding, emotional and physical recovery from childbirth, infant soothing, and coping skills for new parents. They might also help with light housework, fix a meal and help incorporate an older child into this new experience.

How do I become a doula in Portland Oregon?

  1. Complete a Birth Doula training program.
  2. Complete the oral health training requirement.
  3. Email your THW certification application to:
  4. Complete your background check.
  5. Obtain a National Provider ID (NPI)
  6. Email your validation (credentialing) application to PSCS:
  7. Apply for an Oregon Medicaid ID Number.

How do you pronounce lanai porch?

Lanai. If you’re talking about the island of Lanai, it’s pronounced “La-nah-ee.” If you’re talking about a porch or veranda, the word can flow out (“lah-nai”) without stops or pauses.

What island is Wahiawa?

island of Oahu
Wahiawa (Hawaiian: Wahiawā, pronounced [wəhijəˈwaː]) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Honolulu County, Hawaii, United States, on the island of Oahu. It is in the Wahiawa District, on the plateau or “central valley” between the two volcanic mountains that comprise the island.