Hawaii was one of the many countries that prayed to gods, it gave them power or mana, a government system or kapu, and the ability to overcome Europeans to unify Hawaii. Kamehameha was a young warrior who became a very intelligent chief. He used the most important assets of Hawaii to unify the islands and take down Europe in Hawaii while doing it. Kamehameha was said to have a lot of mana which was a kind of spiritual energy that showed someones skill and power. When he was chief he made sure that Hawaii kept by the kapu system to keep Hawaii's government in order. The gods were also a very important part of life for Hawaiian's. Ku was a major part of Kamehameha's unification because he prayed to him every day during the battles, since he is the god of war. Another thing that Kamehameha used to help his army was European weapons to defeat all the other armies of the islands. Which showed his intelligence and use of modern technology.