HAWAIIAN LUA move forward to 1750. Military-style training begins. The Martial Art known as Lua was developed. Lua was first introduced to the King, the Ali'i's and their Honor Guards. This Lua Martial Art was taught only to these special people and their family's blood line and to no one else. The Lua was Kapu (forbidden) and kept secret.
MO'O Lua System
Arnis and Mano Mano and Kali is an art that consists of both weapons training as well as empty handed attack and defense. In the past, a student started with weapons in order to be immediately effective in helping to defend their village, and they later moved on to other types and styles of weapons, and eventually to the more advanced empty handed techniques. Arnis is a very effective combat art.a common saying among practitioners of arnis is:"The stick trains the hand and the hand trains the stick"