Kōrero: Te Haahi Rātana

Whare Māori

Whare Māori

Koinei te poho o te Whare Māori ki Rātana Pā. Nā Kīngi Tōpia o Tūwharetoa tēnei whare i tuku i te tau 1929. Ko tana ingoa i mua ko Te Ika a Māui. Nō muri mai ka tapaina ko Te Whare Herehere i ngā Taipo me ngā Atua Māori, ko te Whare Taipo rānei. Kei roto i tēnei whare ko ngā taonga kino katoa ki te wairua tangata, ka mutu he tūru wīra, he pou toti hoki ētahi o aua taonga i whakarērea e ngā pononga whai muri i tā rātou whakaoranga i a Rātana. I te tau 2005, e 40 ngā taiaha, 50 ngā mōhiti, 74 ngā poutoti, me ngā tokotoko 181 te rahi o tētahi o aua kohinga taonga.

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Keith Newman, 'Te Haahi Rātana - Te pūaotanga o Te Haahi Rātana', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/26298/whare-maori (accessed 19 October 2019)

Story by Keith Newman, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 4 Apr 2018