Hawaiian God Lono | Hand Carved Art
Lono is one of the 4 major Tiki Gods of Hawaii. Hawaiian mythology say Lono is Tiki of Love, Luck and was celebrated as the People's God for he moved among the masses bring life and peace.
Above is our Lono 20 inch Kona Style Tiki. The image is possibly one of the finest kona-style images, presenting all of the dynamic qualities of the style and the abstraction of the headdress, hair and eyes, which in this instance are triangular, faceted elements set into the hair pattern.
Above picture is our 32 inch Tiki Totem featuring two deities Lono (Love) and Kanaloa (Ocean). Lono is also the fertility and music god who descended to Earth on a rainbow to marry Laka. In agricultural and planting traditions, Lono was identified with rain and food plants. Kanaloa is known as the Tiki of the ocean and fishing. God of Hope and Faith, Cleansing Tiki of fresh water.
More about Hawaiian Tiki Gods on our "About Tiki Gods" page.
Makana Hut's Lono and Akua Kai hand carved Tiki Mask is pictured above and stands approximately 40 inches tall. Akua means God and Love so this Tiki represents the realization of God's Mana or Power.