Kōrero: Whānau

Toddler at kapa haka

Toddler at kapa haka

This toddler happily plays around adults engaged in kapa haka. This moment captures the saying, He tawheta haere koe i ngā waewae o ō mātua (you get under your parents’ feet). Though you might be in the way, you learn at your parents’ side.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

New Zealand Herald
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Photograph by Kenny Rodger

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Tai Walker, 'Whānau - Whakaaturanga mō te whānau', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/node/170431 (accessed 14 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Tai Walker, i tāngia i te 5 May 2011, updated 1 Jun 2017