Nā Moʻolelo Lomilomi: The Traditions of Hawaiian Massage and Healing

Anyone who wants to read about lomilomi, the Hawaiian art of healing, must search long and hard to glean small pieces of information. In her book, Chai compiles almost every piece of historical text related to lomilomi into one book. An invaluable resource, this book is great for students and practitioners who want to know the historical roots, the cultural context, and the diversity of lomilomi.

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Edited by R. Makana Risser Chai
ISBN: 978-1-58178-046-8
Price: $16.95
Date of Publication: 2005
Size: 7 x 10
Pages: 156
Binding: paper