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Hawaiian Lei Greetings – May Day is Lei Day

Hawaiian Lei Greetings

May 1 is May Day, known in Hawaii as Lei Day. Lei Day is a celebration of Hawaiian Culture that centers around fragrant, flower leis. In 1927 Honolulu Star-Bulletin writer Don Blanding advocated for the creation of a …

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Hawaiian Flower Leis – Meaning and Etiquette

Lei Greetings

Leis are traditional Hawaiian flower necklaces given as a sign of welcoming and to show affection. Hawaiian flower leis are made of beautiful and colorful blossoms found in Hawaii.

 

Orchids are the most popular flowers for Hawaiian leis.  Plumeria and …

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