Story: Te hī ika – Māori fishing

Tangaroa

Tangaroa

Tangaroa, the deity of the sea and progenitor of fish, swims in his ocean.

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Paul Meredith, 'Te hī ika – Māori fishing - Tangaroa, god of the sea', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/artwork/6798/tangaroa (accessed 16 February 2019)

Story by Paul Meredith, published 12 Jun 2006