Kōrero: Ngā takaro a ngā tūpuna

Kei te tirikohu ngā tamariki

Kei te tirikohu ngā tamariki

Ko te tirikohu (te kōkiri te ruku rānei) tētahi hākinakina tākaro nui a te Māori, ka mutu, ka hau te rongo mō ngā wāhi pai mō te tirikohu ki roto wai, haere ake haere ake.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
Reference: Elsdon Best, Games and pastimes of the Maori. Wellington: Government Printer, 1925

Permission of the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Ross Calman, 'Ngā takaro a ngā tūpuna - Ngā tākaro i te wai', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/39342/children-diving (accessed 3 December 2021)

He kōrero nā Ross Calman, i tāngia i te 5 Sep 2013