Many of the traditional dance steps are used in both hula kahiko and hula auana.

Demystifying Hula: The Evolution Of Hawaiian Dance

Many of the traditional dance steps are used in both hula kahiko and hula auana.

Hawaiian women performing hula dance during tribute to Pele, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii

Hawaiian women performing hula dance during tribute to Pele, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii

The ancient cultural traditions of Hawaii live on in the Hula. The dance is taught and performed today all around the world, including Japan, France,

The ancient cultural traditions of Hawaii live on in the Hula. The dance is taught and performed today all around the world, including Japan, France,

I have a large version of this that will hang in my new home.  I have had it for several years - a gift from a special friend.  I would love to have my picture done in a Hawaiian style

I have a large version of this that will hang in my new home. I have had it for several years - a gift from a special friend. I would love to have my picture done in a Hawaiian style

Kane (men) dancing hula kahiko (ancient hula). Photo by Kai Markell of Honolulu, Hawai'i.

Kane (men) dancing hula kahiko (ancient hula). Photo by Kai Markell of Honolulu, Hawai'i.

Tahitian Basic Warm up: "Polynesian Dreams" - YouTube 6 min-kicked my butt, well my thighs actually  A LOT of repetition

Tahitian Basic Warm up: "Polynesian Dreams" - YouTube 6 min-kicked my butt, well my thighs actually A LOT of repetition

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