It is believed that Pi'ilanihale Heiau was probably built in four stages, beginning as early as the 12th century, which predates the arrival of the Tahitians into the Hawaiian islands. The last additions to the temple complex were added around Pi'ilani's time.
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This is Hawaiis (and maybe Polynesias) largest, heiau that is still intact (it is situated near Hna, Maui. )Standing over high, the stone platform is by Piilanihale You dont hear too much about Hawaiian history before Kamehameha I, but of course Hawaiian royalty and culture started centuries before his birth.
One of the best places to get a feel for the mana of ancient Hawaii is at the Kahanu Gardens in Hana, home of Piilanihale heiau. The Piilanihale Heiau, a place of worship and literally translates to House of Piilani. This sacred lavastone temple is named for Mauis All around the Piilanihale heiau are plaques explaining the plants, history and region.
The heiau is breathtaking. Its immensethe largest heiau in the state, in fact. Piilanihale Heiau, the great Hna place of worship, is a potent example; here, thousands of phaku form a platform from which to commune with the