Kōrero: Whare Māori

Whare whakairo

Whare whakairo

E ai ki ētahi kōrero tuku iho ko te whare te tauira o te ao tonu. Kei waho ko Te Pō, kei roto ko Te Ao Mārama. Ko te papa ko Papatūānuku. E tūhono ngā pou i te papa ki te tāhuhu, arā hei tohu mō Ranginui. 

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Source: Tane-nui-a-Rangi. Auckland: University of Auckland, 1988

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Deidre Brown, 'Whare Māori - Ngā pūtaketanga', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/45736/whare-whakairo (accessed 17 October 2019)

Story by Deidre Brown, published 22 Oct 2014