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How to do the Haka: Master the fearsome Maori dance in 11 Steps (with pictures) - Telegraph Rugby League, Rugby Players, Rugby Time, Rugby Rules, Rugby Workout, Rugby Girls, Rugby Coaching, Rugby Training, International Rugby

How to do the Haka: Master the fearsome Maori dance in 11 Steps (with pictures)

Slap the hands against the thighs! Puff out the chest! Bend the knees, let the hips follow..

Pounamu plays a very important role in Māori culture. It is considered a taonga… Polynesian Art, Polynesian Culture, Wood Carving Art, Bone Carving, Maori People, New Zealand Houses, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Cool Necklaces

Pounamu plays a very important role in Māori culture. It is considered a taonga (treasure). Pounamu taonga increase in mana (prestige) as they pass from one generation to another. The most prized taonga are those with known histories going back many generations. These are believed to have their own mana and were often given as gifts to seal important agreements.