Kōrero: Papatūānuku

Creation story pare (lintel)

He pare mō te orokohanga o te ao

I te orokohanga o te ao, e piri ana a Papatūānuku rāua ko Ranginui. Whāia, ka wehea rāua e o rāua tamariki. Nō te tekau tau atu i 1850 whakairotia ai te pare nei ki Te Moana-a-Toitehuatahi, e whakaatu ana i a Papatūānuku rāua ko Ranginui. Ko te ao mārama tērā e haeata mai rā i ngā takarangi.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal, 'Papatūānuku - Papatūānuku – Te ūkaipō', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/11429/he-pare-mo-te-orokohanga-o-te-ao (accessed 16 October 2019)

Story by Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal, published 24 Sep 2007