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Kai is the Maori word for food. The Maori diet was based on birds and fish, supplemente by wild herbs and roots. In their tribal gardens, Maori also grew root crops including yams, gourds and kumara (sweet potatoes). My country - New Zealand Tribes Of The World, People Around The World, Beauty Around The World, Papua Nova Guiné, Maori Words, Jimmy Nelson, Maori Tribe, Exposition Photo, Maori People

Dying life of the tribe: Spectacular pictures by British photographer capture the people who are in danger of disappearing forever

In Polynesian mythology (Tuamotus), Faumea is a Polynesian ocean goddess. Tangaroa and Faumea had two sons together: Tu-Nui-Ka-Rere and Turi-A-Faumea. Later, Turi-A-Faumea's wife Hina-Arau-Riki was kidnapped by the octopus-demon Rogo-Tumu-Here. Faumea helped Tangaroa and their sons rescue Hina by withdrawing the opposing winds into the sweat of her armpit and then releasing them to power the heroes' canoes.

Korowai (Maori cloak) - Aotaroa (New Zealand) - Great to see the younger Maori women learning how to weave the cloaks, a complicated procedure Polynesian People, Polynesian Culture, We Are The World, People Of The World, Maori People, Long White Cloud, Maori Designs, New Zealand Art, Maori Art

Flickriver: lwidhfdsjkaokx's most interesting photos

Korowai (Maori cloak) - Aotaroagreat to see the younger Maori women learning how to weave the cloaks, a complicated procedure

The Atlas of Beauty is a project of the fashion photographer Mihaela Noroc, who travel across the world in a road trip for the last 16 months in order to cr Maori Designs, Pretty People, Beautiful People, Maori People, Zealand Tattoo, Beauty Around The World, Interesting Faces, Female Portrait, World Cultures

The 6 Million Dollar Story • "The Atlas of Beauty" by Mihaela Noroc

Romanian photographer Mihaela Noroc, has travelled the world to photograph women from different cultural backgrounds. The result is "The Atlas of Beauty".

NEW ZEALAND MAORI David K. Shields shares his work for a recent Te Rongo Kirkwood exhibition, a Maori art project showing the stages of life. Maori Patterns, Polynesian People, Maori People, Long White Cloud, Maori Designs, New Zealand Art, Nz Art, Maori Art, Kiwiana

Portrait | Courtney Rutledge by David K. Shields

At a Glance – David K. Shields shares his work for a recent Te Rongo Kirkwood exhibition, a Maori art project showing the stages of life. Model Courtney Rutledge (N Model New Zealand) represents youth in traditional clothing styled by Kirkwood.

‘Kupe’s Sail Rock, Palliser Bay’ Twin Sisters, Handsome, Rock, Illustration, Artwork, Beautiful, Maori, Work Of Art, Auguste Rodin Artwork

Rehutai and Tangimoana

This painting by Bronwyn Waipuka illustrates a story by Wairarapa kaumātua (elder) Mita Carter. Rehutai and Tangimoana were beautiful twin sisters who lived on the banks of the Ruamāhanga River. Both fell in love with Rautoroa, a handsome warrior, who could not decide which of them to marry. ...