Lighting up the shores for a good causeUPDATED 11:54 PM HST Aug 24, 2014Video Transcript
An event for the senses...sight, sound, and SOUL! :04 NATS OF TAIKO DRUMMERS A floating lantern ceremony took place tonight at the Fairmont Orchid in Kohala on the Big Island...and DOZENS turned out! North Hawaii Hospice inviting the public to remember their loved who have passed, by writing notes and sharing memories on paper lanterns before setting them out to sea. whitney strong, visitor I'M HERE TO CELEBRATE MY DAD WHO DIED TWO YEARS AGO YESTERDAY FROM BRAIN CANCER, HERE TO CELEBRATE WITH EVERYONE AND COME TOGETHER FOR THIS BIG SPIRITUAL MOMENT WISHING LOVED ONES THE BEST. In addition to the lantern ceremony, there was also music Taiko drummers as you heard, as well as hula. Donations helped raise money for North Hawaii Hospice.