Kōrero: Kapa Haka

Te haka pōwhiri mō te Rua Tekau Mā Waru, i te tau 1946

Ko te whakatau i ngā ope tūārangi tētahi kaupapa nui o te kapa haka.  He maramara tēnei o te kiriata mō te haka pōwhiri ki te Rua Tekau Mā Waru i taiope ki te huarahi o Aotea ki Te Whanganui-a-Tara i te marama o Kohitātea i te tau 1946. E 780 ngā mōrehu i whakatauhia i tērā pōwhiri. I roto i tēnei kiriata e piu ana ngā wāhine i ngā taiaha. He āhuatanga tēnei i whakaorahia i roto i te kapa haka i te tekau tau 1990.

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Archives New Zealand – Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
Reference: Weekly Review 232. National Film Unit, 1946

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Valance Smith, 'Kapa Haka - He aha te kapa haka?', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/video/43918/te-haka-powhiri-mo-te-rua-tekau-ma-waru-i-te-tau-1946 (accessed 20 August 2019)

Story by Valance Smith, published 22 Oct 2014