1. Nash Hood Ornament on Flickr.
     

    Nash hood ornament winged face blue Flare 

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    Pu’uhonua Warrior on Flickr.This ki’i (carved wooden image) is in display at the visitors center of  Pu’uhonua o Honaunau, the Place of Refuge. If a Hawaiian broke the kapu (law) the only way to avoid the penalty of death was to evade the guards and reach the nearest pu’uhonua, which was a sanctuary. 
Pu’uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park on the island of Hawai’i, also known as the Place of Refuge, preserves one such sanctuary. 
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    Pu’uhonua Warrior on Flickr.

    This ki’i (carved wooden image) is in display at the visitors center of Pu’uhonua o Honaunau, the Place of Refuge. If a Hawaiian broke the kapu (law) the only way to avoid the penalty of death was to evade the guards and reach the nearest pu’uhonua, which was a sanctuary.

    Pu’uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park on the island of Hawai’i, also known as the Place of Refuge, preserves one such sanctuary.

    Share and enjoy. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License.

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    blue Place of Refuge Puuhonua o Honaunau National Park tiki Hawai'i ki'i USA tiles wood carving Pu'uhonua face 

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    Pu’uhonua Guardian on Flickr.This ki’i (carved wooden image) stands just outside Pu’uhonua, the Place of Refuge. If a Hawaiian broke the kapu (law) the only way to avoid the penalty of death was to evade the guards and reach the nearest pu’uhonua, which was a sanctuary. 
Pu’uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park on the island of Hawai’i, also known as the Place of Refuge, preserves one such sanctuary. 
I made this after sunset in the last light. Somehow the coming darkness gave a small touch of the fear that must have been in the heart of a kapu breaker seeking the pu’uhonua. 
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    Pu’uhonua Guardian on Flickr.

    This ki’i (carved wooden image) stands just outside Pu’uhonua, the Place of Refuge. If a Hawaiian broke the kapu (law) the only way to avoid the penalty of death was to evade the guards and reach the nearest pu’uhonua, which was a sanctuary.

    Pu’uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park on the island of Hawai’i, also known as the Place of Refuge, preserves one such sanctuary.

    I made this after sunset in the last light. Somehow the coming darkness gave a small touch of the fear that must have been in the heart of a kapu breaker seeking the pu’uhonua.

    Share and enjoy. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License.

    About Me

     

    Hawaii National Park USA tiki face Place of Refuge Puuhonua o Honaunau Pu'uhonua ki'i 

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    Taking Off on Flickr.

    Taking Off on Flickr.

     

    hood ornament Nash wings face blue 

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