Kōrero: Pinepine Te Rika

Pinepine Te Rika and child, 1916

Pinepine Te Rika and child, 1916

Pinepine Te Rika was the first of Rua Kenana Hepetipa's wives, and because she had shared his religious vision in 1904, was regarded by Rua and his followers as tapu.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Pou Temara. 'Pinepine Te Rika', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1996. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/3p27/pinepine-te-rika (accessed 21 February 2020)