Story: Te orokohanga mai o te ao

Tāwhirimātea

Tāwhirimātea

Ko Tawhirimatea tēnei, atua o ngā hau me te āhuarangi. Ko te Rā tērā kei te taha mauī, ko te Marama kei te taha matau. Ko te wehenga o Rangi rāua ko Papa kei te taha matau ki runga. E hāngai ana ngā ngaru me ngā pītau ki a Tangaroa rāua ko Tāne, ngā teina, tuakana a Tawhirimatea.

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Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal, 'Te orokohanga mai o te ao - Ngā ōritetanga i ngā kōrero mō te orokohanga o te ao', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/2444/tawhirimatea (accessed 24 April 2019)

Story by Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal, published 8 Feb 2005