Maori Tattoo Meaning - Tattoos With Meaning

Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest Email Maori Tattoo Meanings The Maori people are native to New Zealand, and tribal family groups continue to reside in the area and throughout Australia. Many people know of the Maori because of their intricate tattoos called Ta moko, which can cover a person from head to toe. Significance and Design […]…

TE AO HOU The New World [electronic resource]

MAUI POMARE and TE ORA O TE MAORI. by J. F. Cody. Perhaps it was not entirely by chance that Maui Naera Pomare was the first of his race to qualify in medicine—the family name originated through an ancestor who had the unusual pre-pakeha experience of catching a cold and spending a night in coughing. (Po, night; Mare, cough.) He was born at Pahu Pa, near Urenui, in 1876.…

tihei mauri ora - Māori Dictionary

tihei mauri ora Play. 1. (noun) sneeze of life, call to claim the right to speak. Books + Apps. Download The App. This Māori dictionary is now available as an app. With the iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and Android app you can use the dictionary anywhere without ……

Nga Tipuna o Ngati Porou Ngati Porou

Paikea arrived at Te Roto o Kautuku, where he met his wife Huturangi, and where they lived before moving to Whangara. The dwelling places of these ancestors are still there, at Nga Puke Turua and Te Pito. Paikea’s trail is also there, and is known as ‘te ara o Paikea’.…

History Te ORA

A group of Māori medical practitioners met in 1995 to establish Te Ohu Rata o Aotearoa. The inaugural annual meeting (Hui-ā-Tau) took place in 1996, where a constitution was ratified, an executive elected and the legal status of an incorporated society obtained. The second Hui-ā-tau was held in early 1998.…

Māui Pōmare - Wikipedia

Early life. The date of Pōmare's birth is unclear—school records give 24 August 1875 but other sources give 13 January 1876. He was born at a pa near Urenui in Taranaki.His father, Wiremu Naera Pōmare, was of Ngāti Mutunga descent and his mother, Mere Hautonga Nicoll, was of Ngāti Toa descent. His maternal grandmother, Kahe Te Rau-o-te-rangi, had been a signatory of the Treaty of Waitangi.Born: 1875 or 1876, Urenui, New Zealand…

TePikiOranga

Nau mai, Haere mai! Welcome to Te Piki Oranga. Te Piki Oranga is a kaupapa Māori primary health provider for Te Tau Ihu o Te Waka o Maui (the top of the South), set up in collaboration with the Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) and existing Māori Health providers.We deliver a range of health services on behalf of regional and national health partners.…