Olohe Solomon Kaihewalu - Kaihewalu 'Ohana Lua
 

2006 – Photos From Seminars and Other Events

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Oloha Kolomona Kaihewalu

'Õlohe shows a finished Maka Pahoa and one he has just started making (double-edged dagger)

To all his Ancient Hawaiian Mea-Kaua's
he prays and blesses the wood of His creation before he gives them to his people.

'Õlohe: Kaihewalu is an expert in his 'Ohana's Art of Lua Weapons.
'Õlohe: Kaihewalu believes a Lua person must know, understand, and have the feel of the tool he or she is creating or working out with for the rhythm and performance of the Mea-Kaua's to work.

 
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Oloha Kolomona Kaihewalu

'Õlohe: Kaihewalu prays and blesses all the wood.

'Õlohe: Kaihewalu selects the proper wood before beginning the process of his creative touch to his 'Ohana Mea-Kaua's (the Ancient Kaihewalu Lua Weapons).

'Õlohe: Kolomona Kaihewalu Expert
Fitting all weapons in his hands, he shows the Art of using his 'Ohana's Mea-Kaua's to all his students.

 
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February 17-18-19
Gathering of the Masters

San Diego, California

Hosts and Directors: George and Pat Lim

Professor Sidro Emperado, Founder of Kajukenbo

(standing, left to right) Kumu Matt Nocerino, 'Õlohe: Kaihewalu, Kumu Lua Carlos de León

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March 18: Honolulu, Hawai'i
Lua Seminar

Host and Director: Kumu Lua Ramsay Taum
(2nd row, third from right)

 
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April – Campbell, California

Self-Defense Seminar
     Top Master Instructors came from far off to share and teach their arts.
     Students from many different systems and their guests came to learn.
     (3rd row, 4th from right) 'Õlohe: Solomon Kaihewalu

 
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April – Campbell, California

Kilohana - Lua Seminar
Host: Grand Master: Hans Ingebretsen
From Far Left:
Hans Ingebretsen, John Musculin, Carlos de León, 'Õlohe: Kaihewalu (Guest Teacher of Lua), James Muro, Dr. Goodman, Scott Merrill

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June 10 – Concord, California
6th Annual Lua O Kaihewalu Lua Seminar.

Professor Wally Jay takes time off to read 'Õlohe's new book.

 
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June 10 – Concord, California
6th Annual Lua O Kaihewalu Lua Seminar.

(left) Senior Grandmaster Ming Lum
(center) 'Õlohe: Kaihewalu Lua
(right) Professor Wally Jay

 
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June 10 – Concord, California
6th Annual Lua O Kaihewalu Lua Seminar.

The signing of 'Õlohe's 'Ohana Lua Book, as Mrs. Christine Kaihewalu looks on. Also present are Kumu Kini Burk, Kumu Sensei Scott Merrill, and Kumu Sensei Charles Goodman as they wait to get their books signed by 'Õlohe.

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June 10 – Concord, California
6th Annual Lua O Kaihewalu Lua Seminar.

(left) Soke David Dye
(center) 'Õlohe: Kaihewalu Lua
(right) Professor Wally Jay

 
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June 10 – Concord, California
6th Annual Lua O Kaihewalu Lua Seminar.

(left) 'Õlohe: Kaihewalu
(right) Mrs. Christine Kaihewalu
(back) Carlos de León - Host

 
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June 10 – Concord, California
6th Annual Lua O Kaihewalu Lua Seminar.

(Front Row: L to R) Randy Ong; Ron Burns, Sr.; Michelle Manumaleuna; Bert Mac Donald
(Back Row: L to R) Mrs. Sharon Shaner; Greg Shaner; Jayson Mc Neely; Jeff McGuire

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June 10 – Concord, California
6th Annual Lua O Kaihewalu Lua Seminar.

Lua Seminar: As Professor Wally Jay, Professor James Muro and Senior Grandmaster Ming Lum look on, 'Õlohe: Kaihewalu demonstrates Ku'i Ku'i boxing techniques.

 
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June 10 – Concord, California
6th Annual Lua O Kaihewalu Lua Seminar.

Lua Hâlau O Kaihewalu Lua Students
(back row, second from left) Kumu Lua Carlos de León
(back row, center) 'Õlohe: Kaihewalu

 
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June 10 – Concord, California
6th Annual Lua O Kaihewalu Lua Seminar.

Lua Hâlau students participating in the seminar.

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June 10 – Concord, California
6th Annual Lua O Kaihewalu Lua Seminar.

Lua Black Belts
These Kumu Lua's helped put 'Õlohe: Kaihewalu's first 'Ohana Lua book together.

(left to right) Jason McKneeley, Jeff McGuide, Carlos de León, David Dye (editor), 'Õlohe: Kaihewalu, Ron Burns, Greg Shaner, Michelle Manumaleuna, Rick de Fuente. (Missing from photo: Kumu Lua Pete Evens)

 
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Professor Willy Cahill's Gathering of the Hawaiian Arts.

(seated, from the left) 'Õlohe: Kaihewalu, Professor Wally Jay and Mrs. Pauline Chow Hoon (wife of the late Professor John Chow Hoon, brother to the late William Chow)
(second row, from left) Mrs. Wally Jay (behind 'Õlohe) and Professor James Muro (far right)

 
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(front) Grand Master Joa Schwinn: Seika Ryu
Director and host of "Deep Roots"

(back row, left to right) Professor Robinson (Kodokan Judo / Jiu Jitsu), Professor James Muro (Kosho Ryu Kenpo / Danzan Ryu Jiu Jitsu), Grandmaster Gonzales (DeCuerdas-Tenio Escrima), 'Õlohe: Kaihewalu (Lua O Kaihewalu)

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Kajukenbo Seminar & Tournament
San Diego, California


Center: Grand Master Sijo Emperado
Left of Sijo: Professor Vince Black
Left of Vince Black: Professor General Lao
Left (end of table): 'Õlohe: Kaihewalu

 
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Masters Hall of Fame
CEO/Shihan Daniel Hect

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