Kōrero: Te whānau tamariki

'Mana wahine'

'Mana wahine'

Ko ‘Mana wahine’ tēnei, he whakaahua nā Warren Pōhatu. Kei runga ko Papatūānuku, kei waenganui ko Ranginui. Ko Tāne tērā kei raro e whakatihē ana i te mauri ora ki a Hineahuone. I pokea mai ia i te one kurawaka o Papatūānuku, i puta ai te whakapapa o te ira wahine ki te ao mārama. E ai ki a Tāne, ka eke katoa ngā mahi a te tinana tangata, kua hoki anō tērā ki a Papatūānuku. Koinei te whakaaro a te Māori, arā, ka hua mai, ka oti anō hoki ngā tāngata katoa i tōna whenua.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Private collection
Artwork by Warren Pohatu, 2007

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Ngā whakaahua me ngā rauemi katoa o tēnei kōrero

Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Hope Tupara, 'Te whānau tamariki - Ngā kōrero whakawhānau', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/27615/mana-wahine (accessed 15 July 2020)

He kōrero nā Hope Tupara, i tāngia i te 5 May 2011, updated 1 Jun 2017