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E HOKI MAI-(the home coming)  The journey of the Maori is seen by many as the return to the land where they came from. The bond to Papatuanuku (mother earth) is strongest for women. Red is the colour of blood and earth - the most sacred colour for Maori people. Women are the most vulnerable and carry the seed of the spirit. Men who have lost the bond to Papatuanuku can regain it in togetherness with women.

E HOKI MAI-(the home coming) The journey of the Maori is seen by many as the…

Sofia Minson - Whakapapa Origins  Oil painting on wooden board, 720 x 720mm, 2013 In the foreground a cosmic scene from the Maori creation myth takes place between sky father Ranginui in the form of stars, earth mother Papatuanuku in the form of Ngāti Porou’s sacred Mt Hikurangi, and their divine son Tāne Mahuta - the nude figure who lies between them in Te Pō, the darkness, with top knot flowing umbilical-like in strands of snow to the peaks of his mother mountain.

Sofia Minson - Whakapapa Origins Oil painting on wooden board, 720 x 720mm, 2013 In the foreground a cosmic scene from the Maori creation myth takes place between sky father Ranginui in the form of stars, earth mother Papatuanuku in the form of Ngāti Porou’s sacred Mt Hikurangi, and their divine son Tāne Mahuta - the nude figure who lies between them in Te Pō, the darkness, with top knot flowing umbilical-like in strands of snow to the peaks of his mother mountain.

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