Matariki - the face of god\goddess. In some Maori traditions the star cluster of Pleides is called Matariki, the seven sisters.

Matariki - the face of god\goddess. In some Maori traditions the star cluster of Pleides is called Matariki, the seven sisters.

The constellation the Pleiades, otherwise known as the Seven Sisters. According to myth, seven beautiful sisters were constantly harangued and plagued dangers here on earth, so they were sent to live in the stars- finally at peace and together as one.

The constellation the Pleiades, otherwise known as the Seven Sisters. According to myth, seven beautiful sisters were constantly harangued and plagued dangers here on earth, so they were sent to live in the stars- finally at peace and together as one.

Virtual New Zealand Stamps: Matariki / Maori New Year #koru

Virtual New Zealand Stamps: Matariki / Maori New Year #koru

2013 stamps | Matariki 2013 – Koru stamps from New Zealand | Stampnews.com

2013 stamps | Matariki 2013 – Koru stamps from New Zealand | Stampnews.com

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