Kōrero: Mātauranga Māori

'Tohunga under tapu'

'Tohunga under tapu'

He whakaahua tēnei nō tētahi tohunga, kei te whāngaia e tētahi tamaiti ririki ki te kai. He tino tapu rawa ētahi tohunga, ka mea te whakaaro, ka noa rātou i te pānga atu ki te kai. I ngā rā o nehe, he mea āta akoako ngā taitamariki ki ngā mātauranga o te iwi e ōna tohunga anō, i roto i te whare wānanga matua, i ētahi atu whare motuhake rānei. Ka hāngai aua whare motuhake ki ngā āhuatanga o tēnā mahi, ki tēnā mahi, o te ao o ērā wā.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Auckland Art Gallery – Toi o Tāmaki
Oil painting by Gottfried Lindauer

Permission of Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Ross Calman, 'Mātauranga Māori - Te mātauranga i te ao Māori o mua', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/34868/tohunga-under-tapu (accessed 30 March 2020)

He kōrero nā Ross Calman, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012