Kōrero: Take whenua

Te ahi kā

Te ahi kā

Nā John Backhouse tēnei whakaahua, he pā Māori i Te Ika-a-Māui i te tekau tau atu i 1880. Tērā te wahine e toutou ana i te ahi. Ko te kōrero a te pūkenga rā a Te Rangi Hīroa (Peter Buck), ka tahuna ngā ahi hei tunu kai ki runga i te whenua me te aha, ka noho te ahi kā hei kupu whakarite mō te noho ki tētahi whenua mō te wā roa.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: E-053-012
Oil on board by John Philemon Backhouse

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Paul Meredith, 'Take whenua - Take whenua', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/18381/te-ahi-ka (accessed 29 September 2020)

He kōrero nā Paul Meredith, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008