Māori culture

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An interesting holistic model for health according to the eight tentacles of the Octopus, Te Wheke in Maori culture – Content Catnip Social Work Theories, Maori Legends, Maori Words, Maori Symbols, Maori Patterns, Holistic Approach To Health, Social Practice, Dark Spots On Face, Maori Designs

An interesting holistic model for health according to the eight tentacles of the Octopus, Te Wheke in Māori culture

The Maori (the indigenous people of New Zealand) which includes myself, have a very different way of defining health outcomes compared to western medicine. Te Wheke (the octopus) is often used as a…

He rawe tenei rerenga korero.

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Wairua means spirit or the soul in the Maori language of New Zealand. I am there by you in spirit, always and forever - Kei kona a wairua tonu ahau mo ake tonu atu. New Zealand Tattoo, New Zealand Art, Maori Symbols, Universe Love, Maori Tattoo Designs, Nz Art, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Symbolic Tattoos

A Wairua

Wairua means spirit or the soul in the Maori language of New Zealand. I am there by you in spirit, always and forever - Kei kona a wairua tonu ahau mo ake tonu atu.

Means hope in the Maori language of New Zealand. The birds call, the day begins, and I am alive ! Hawaiian Tribal Tattoos, Samoan Tribal Tattoos, New Zealand Tattoo, New Zealand Art, Dragon Sleeve Tattoos, Tribal Sleeve Tattoos, Fairy Tattoo Designs, Tribal Tattoo Designs, New Zealand Symbols

Tumanako

Means hope in the Maori language of New Zealand. The birds call, the day begins, and I am alive ! Korihi ake nga manu, takiri mai te ata, ka ao ka ao ka awatea, tihei mauri ora !

Original, hand signed prints by Amber Smith, printed on archival quality matte paper, using archival ink. All prints are unframed unless arranged otherwise. Maori Words, Maori Designs, New Zealand Art, Nz Art, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Cross Stitch Heart, Sign Printing, Prints For Sale

Purea Nei

Scattered by the wind washed by the rain transformed by the sun all doubts are swept away Fly free O spirit fly. Purea nei i te hau horoia i te ua whitiwhitia i te ra mahea ake nga poraruraru makere ana nga here E rere wairua e rere ‘ From the song ' Purea Nei '

May calm spread all around you, may the sea glisten like greenstone, and the shimmer of summer dance across your path - Kia horo te marino, kia whakapapa pounamu, te moana kia tere karohirohi mua tou haurahi. New Zealand Houses, Maori Designs, Nz Art, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Cross Stitch Heart, My Roots, Sign Printing, Prints For Sale

Kia Horo te Marino

May calm spread all around you, may the sea glisten like greenstone, and the shimmer of summer dance across your path - Kia horo te marino, kia whakapapa pounamu, te moana kia tere karohirohi mua tou haurahi.