Story: Kūmara

Rongomātāne

Rongomātāne

Rongomātāne, the god of agriculture, was closely associated with the kūmara.

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How to cite this page:

Peter Adds, 'Kūmara - Religious aspects', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/17371/rongomatane (accessed 19 March 2019)

Story by Peter Adds, published 24 Nov 2008