Mai Ke Anuenue"
Written by Paul Flores, Jr.
oli was written by Paul Kalani Flores, Jr. for the use of Valley of
their love and wisdom shine forever for our
January 20, 2005 at the Youth Leadership
Conference held at JW Marriott Ihilani at Ko Olina.
Performed by the Student Planning Commmittee members and Valley of
Rainbows Board of Directors.
Mai Ke Anuenue
nä mamo i ka’u ‘ike
Honored are the children
‘ia ai e ka lehulehu
by the people
e ‘imi nä ‘ike ‘o ka Hawai’i
forth and seek the knowledge of your people
e inu mai i ka wai
and drink of the bitter waters
mau nä ‘ano ‘o nä Küpuna
forever the ways of our ancestors
i halihali ‘ia e kamakani
that which were brought by a gentle
mai ke ‘anuenue nou i uka
you the rainbow arches in the uplands
He lei hiwahiwa no nëia ‘äina
A precious lei for this