Kōrero: Te mana o te wāhine

Ko Te Ao Kapurangi

Ko Te Ao Kapurangi

He pou whakairo tēnei o Te Ao Kapurangi, he wahine whai mana nō Ngāti Rangiwewehi. Nō te whakaekenga a Hongi Hika i a Te Arawa, ka whakatau ia ko ngā mea ka kūpapa mā waenga i ōna kūhā ka tukuna kia ora. Nā reira ka noho ia ki runga i te tuanui o te wharenui, ā, ka tomo ōna whanaunga ki roto.

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Rawinia Higgins rāua ko Paul Meredith, 'Te mana o te wāhine - Te tapu me te rongomau', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/31560/ko-te-ao-kapurangi (accessed 22 October 2019)

Story by Rawinia Higgins rāua ko Paul Meredith, published 5 May 2011, updated 1 Jun 2017