Mātauranga Māori - Māori Language and Culture

UNDERSTANDING the PŌWHIRI process at UNITEC

He aha te Hau (audio recording)

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Artist: Hohepa Renata
Design: Kape Raure
Medium: Hue/ Calabash

Ehara i te mea (audio recording)

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Artist: Maia Whānau whānui
Design: Kete/ Putiputi
Medium: Harakeke/ Flax

Waiata Māori (Song sheets to accompany speeches)

Below are the words & explanations of three well-known waiata that can be used on the marae during the powhiri process.

E te Iwi (audio recording)

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Lyrics & Tune composed by Te Urikore BIddle-Ranga
Performed by Te Urikore Biddle-Ranga & Jessica Aranui

Te Aroha (audio recording)

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Artist: Judy Robson-Deane
Title: Manu Aute
Medium: Harakeke/ Flax