Kōrero: Ngā iwi tuatahi

Tākiri mai te ata

Tākiri mai te ata

Ko tētahi o ngā ingoa o Tama-nui-te-rā ko Tānerore. E rua ngā wāhine a Tānerore, ko Hinetakurua, te atua o te takurua, rāua ko Hineraumati, te atua o te raumati. Nō konei kua whai hononga te huringa o te ao ki te tangata. Ki te Māori, kāore he wehenga o te ao kikokiko me te ao tūroa.

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Private collection, Peter Hodsell
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Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal, 'Ngā iwi tuatahi - Ngā tīpuna nō te taiao', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/2408/takiri-mai-te-ata (accessed 18 August 2019)

Story by Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal, published 8 Feb 2005