Kōrero: Pounamu

Kuru – he whakakai

Kuru – he whakakai

He kuru tēnei, he taonga whakapaipai ka mau ki te taringa. He tino taonga te kuru, mō te kāhui rangatira me ngā taumata kei runga ake. Kei ngā tangihanga ka puta i ngā kaikōrero ngā kupu whakarite i te tūpāpaku ki te kuru, ‘Taku kuru pounamu ka makere’.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Basil Keane, 'Pounamu - Ngā taputapu me ngā taonga whakarākai', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/object/7682/kuru-he-whakakai (accessed 21 September 2020)

He kōrero nā Basil Keane, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006