Kōrero: Waiata tawhito

Te ata hāpara ki runga o Hikurangi

Te ata hāpara ki runga o Hikurangi

I te ata o te takurua ka whiti ake te rā ki runga i te tihi o Hikurangi, te maunga tapu o Ngāti Porou. Ko Hineruhi tētahi o ngā atua e pā ana ki te ata me te waiata. Mēnā ka rawe te waiata o tētahi wahine ka whakaritea ia ki a Hineruhi. 

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Rawinia Higgins and Arini Loader, 'Waiata tawhito - Te takenga mai o te waiata', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/44163/te-ata-hapara-ki-runga-o-hikurangi (accessed 23 September 2019)

Story by Rawinia Higgins and Arini Loader, published 22 Oct 2014