Story: Māori feasts and ceremonial eating – hākari



In the distance is Parimahu, the former residence of the Ngāti Kahungunu rangatira Te Angiangi. Te Angiangi gifted land to Te Whatuiāpiti because he was unable to appropriately return a feast held by Te Whatuiapiti.

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Basil Keane, 'Māori feasts and ceremonial eating – hākari - Food in Māori tradition', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 20 October 2021)

Story by Basil Keane, published 5 Sep 2013