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Puukohola Heiau, Big Island

Puukohola Heiau - Big Island, Hawaii
Puukohola Heiau
62-3601 Kawaihae Road, Big Island, HI 96743Map
Located in Kawaihae
808-882-7218
Overview

This historic temple is listed as both a Historic Landmark and a National Historic Site and was constructed by Kamehameha I to incur the favor of the war god Kuka'ilimoku. The founding of the Hawaiian kingdom is often directly associated with this structure.

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