Opening and closing Karakia
The Treaty of Waitangi is an inherent part of our practice where Tikanga and te reo are woven into the fabric of our day...here are our karakia to open and close the day.
Ruling the waves: Three generations of Royals join the Queen as she sets sail down the Thames on glorious Jubilee river pageant
Tens of thousands of people, undeterred by rain and overcast skies, clapped and cheered as the 1,000-strong flotilla sailed down a seven-mile route.
Original maori haka dance
Часть документального фильма "dances of life"на кого ставить копирайт - не знаю, надеюсь видео не удалят! )The part of the documentary "dances of life"I coul...
Dances of Life (Maori excerpt)
Excerpt from a 55 min documentary we have shot for PBS. For nearly 50,000 years, dances and songs have been an expression of Pacific Islanders' origins, thei...
Poi History, History of Maori POI in New Zealand.
Article on History and Culture, Poi History, History of Maori POI in New Zealand. . POI is the Maori word for ball on a cordSee above an example of short and long Poi used in dance - Maori KapahakaThe Poi was used, many years ago, by the indigenous Maori people of New Zealand to increase their flexibility and strength in their hands and arms as well as improving coordination.Wahine female dancers perform the Maori Poi, a dance performed with balls attached to flax strings, swung…
c. 1901-1910. Makareti (Maggie) Papakura at Te Taura meeting house, Whakarewarewa. Maggie later strove to break the colonial photography of 'dusky maiden' & 'south seas belle.' #Maori #Carving