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Koru Spiral Plant - Maori design, New Zealand

Maori Haka. Traditional male dance of Aotearoa (Land of the Long White Cloud) better known as New Zealand.

I want to see an authentic Haka dance. Traditional male dance of Aotearoa (Land of the Long White Cloud) better known as New Zealand.

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.

Before They Pass Away is a powerful documentary series by photographer Jimmy Nelson featuring dozens of cultures around the world whose people live in seclusion and are at risk of fading away. This is a Maori woman in New Zealand.

Tui Kainga by Shane Hansen for Sale - New Zealand Art Prints

Tui Kainga // Shane Hansen // New Zealand Art Prints

Hongi is a traditional Maori greeting, which literally means “to share breath”. Hongi is done by pressing one’s nose to the other person when they meet each other. It is believed that when the two noses meet, people exchange their breath and the visitor becomes one of the local people (tangata whenua).

A 3 hour journey into the heart of Maori experience you will never forget! The most award-winning Maori culture attraction in New Zealand. Journey with us to the outskirts of Rotorua, to a Maori village nestled in an ancient forest.

Maori Art

Over the last week I've been attending a Maori Art taster course.

Manaiaolangi - Our most popular design & company logo has been brought back into circulation. Only carved for custom order requests previously, this special design is back on Etsy.

Spiral Infinity Twist - Logo Design

haerie mai. everything is ka pai. you're here at last, you're really here at last.

everything is ka pai / Haere mai, ka pai katoa!

Maori Koru necklace carving made from deer antler.

The Koru bone carving represents the fern frond as it opens bringing new life and purity to the world.

New Zealand | Maori girl in traditional dress ~ scanned postcard image; published by Reed

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