Honolulu tells story of healers with dual male and female spirit through new plaque in Waikiki

Hinaleimoana Wong-Kalu, left, and Charlani Kalama, both kumu, or master teachers, participate in a blessing ceremony Tuesday for a new plaque for the Kapaemahu stones in Honolulu. (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy)

HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu officials on Tuesday introduced a new interpretive plaque for four large boulders in the center of Waikiki that honor Tahitian healers of dual male and female spirit who visited Oahu some 500 years ago.