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July 2, 2021 Columnists

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Nandemo iijanai desuka, sono michi de ichiban ni nareba. If you are number one, it really doesn't matter. – Bishop Ryokan Ara Tendai Mission of Hawaii

Bulletin Board – VIRTUAL BUS TOUR IN SHIKOKU

WHO/WHAT: JALPAK International Hawaii, Inc., presents a virtual bus tour of Shikoku, Japan, in collaboration with Kotohira Bus (or Koto Bus). Shikoku Prefecture is known for its famous 88-temple pilgrimage, lush natural landscape and...
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Mind-Body Wellness – DECLARATION OF WELLNESS

Dr. Chad Sato Hawai‘i Herald Columnist We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty...
The building on the left is the Visitors' Quarters where visitors could spend the night. The Long House (right) was a pavilion where Hansen’s disease patients could visit with family. A chain-linked fence ran down the middle of the Long House to keep visitors and patients separated. (Photos by Gary Kagehiro)

Cover Story – KALAUPAPA

A Place of Contradiction and Contemplation Dan Nakasone Special to The Hawai‘i Herald Kalaupapa. A place of contradiction: stunning beauty and serenity, haunted by stories of deep sorrow. The worst and the best of humanity are portrayed...

Sports Culture – STEEL IS REAL

Japanese Fixed-Gear Bikes – Art, Sport and Tradition Nick Kurosawa Special to the Hawai‘i Herald Commentary Fixed-gear bicycles. A movement that has taken hold of the recent generations, providing two-wheeled travel that boasts a different view of the...
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JUNE 11: KAMEHAMEHA DAY Photos by Wayne Shinbara JUNE 26: MANTÖ-E TRADITION Decorating For Obon With 10,000 Lanterns Editor’s note: Last month, the Higashi Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii held a lantern-decorating workshop in the temple’s Otani Center multi-purpose...

Children’s Book – “CULTURE4KIDS! BOOK 2” FEATURED ON NVMC VIRTUAL SERIES # 2

Jodie Chiemi Ching Commentary On Jan. 16, 2021, the Nisei Veteran’s Memorial Center livestreamed the latest entry in its virtual series, “An Afternoon with the Author,” which featured Carolyn Kubota Morinishi and her mother, Marian Kurasaki...

Bulletin Board – JASH GOLF BALL DROP FUNDRAISER

WHO/WHAT: The Japan-America Society of Hawaii is excited to team up with Mauna Loa Helicopters to host a Golf Ball Drop fundraiser. The cultural-education group will be dropping 1,000 numbered golf balls over a target...

Dad’s Three Cats

Dad's Three Cats by Gwen Muranaka
Historical Fiction by Michael G. Malaghan

Historical Fiction – “A Question of Loyalty”

Mike Malaghan Special to The Hawai‘i Herald Editor’s note: “A Question of Loyalty” is the second historical novel in Mike Malaghan’s trilogy on the Japanese American experience in Hawai‘i. Prior to “A Question of Loyalty,” the...

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