Many of the traditional dance steps are used in both hula kahiko and hula auana.
Hula by Olivia Taylor
2) All women at one point of their life, have to learn how to hula dance. This is a tradition so that when a luau happens they participate. Cook Islands
Hula dancing performances are featured with some dinner cruises.
Hawaiian women performing hula dance during tribute to Pele, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii
more hula hands and what they mean in the dance
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
How to hula. [must learn the moves before I go to Hawaii so I don't fail too badly at the obligatory hula class]
I love hula kahiko. I love the power and grace that goes into it. The stories behind the hula are sometimes so powerful it gives you chicken skin.