The Hawaiian Rain Dancers Who Summon Storms

On the island of Hawaii, the rain dancers of Waimea perform their art for the only audience that matters: their ancestors.

When they call for rain and snow, they dance not to entertain, but to feed and nourish their land.

Each performance is a physical manifestation of the spiritual world, a chance to connect with the natural land we inhabit.

Practicing a centuries-old form of hula rarely seen in public, these dancers carry on generations of tradition with every graceful move and each handmade kapa garment.