Kukii Heiau Cairn, Hawaii

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Seth Eislund
published on 04 June 2018
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This is a photo of a cairn (ahu) of the Kukii Heiau, an Ancient Hawaiian temple. The photo displays a view of the foundations of the cairn, which was built in the 15th century CE and served as a spiritual altar.

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About the Author

Seth Eislund
Seth Eislund is a student at Carleton College in Minnesota. He has always been interested in history, especially the history of religion, ideas, Jewish history, and genocide. He has written for Historic UK, History is Now, FANDOM, and other sites.

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APA Style

Eislund, S. (2018, June 04). Kukii Heiau Cairn, Hawaii. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/8858/kukii-heiau-cairn-hawaii/

Chicago Style

Eislund, Seth. "Kukii Heiau Cairn, Hawaii." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 04, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/8858/kukii-heiau-cairn-hawaii/.

MLA Style

Eislund, Seth. "Kukii Heiau Cairn, Hawaii." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 04 Jun 2018. Web. 04 Aug 2021.