Aloha mai kakou, (Greetings everyone)
My name is J. Kahealani Silva Costa from O'ahu, Hawaii. I have with many years of experience in teaching hula and Tahitian.
I got engaged to a gentleman from Kauai in 2010 and now reside here with my family.
Many kupuna (elders) and other kumu (hula teachers) have shared their thoughts and talents with me. Especially, my mother and auntie which I have graduated with discipline from their school of dance in 1985.
Our hula lineage is from Kauai Island from hula masters prior to Kaiwi Ho'ona to Samuel Pua Ha’aheo to Kau’i Zuttermeister to my mother and aunty, and presently to me. Professionally, I have assisted other hula and Tahitian dance teachers with my expertise.
My family lineage is of healing of the mind, body and spirit. Via the spiritual aspects of the Unihipili (Inner child-Sub conscious), 'Uhane (Spirit - Conscious) and 'Aumakua (Higher self) . Guided by personal ancestral spiritual family and personal spirit guides.
Studied and practiced under the Master Kahuna RMK Freitas whose ancestral teachings of Pa'ao from Borabora, Tahiti!
*Wedding Officiant - State of Hawaii License.
*Hula & Tahitian dance and drum workshop facilitator.
*Reiki Practitioner - Certified.
*Hawaiian and Reiki blessings of Homes, Businesses, Pets, Automobiles, Canoes, etc.
*Hawaiian Mana Cards Intuitive Readings / Counseling.
Interviewed and featured via Japanese Na Suteki Hula Style Magazine 2018
Featured on Guided By Spirit with Kealohaleimakamae Eklund, 'Olelo Station Honolulu, Hawaii
Recorded percussionist on Guided By Spirit teachings
Interviewed by Vision Magazine, Las Vegas, Nevada