A quick reference to the maori shapes and symbols used in some of our jewellery. You can also view it here http://www.pauaworld.com/maori-shapes-and-symbols/ #samoan #tattoo

A quick reference to the maori shapes and symbols used in some of our jewellery. You can also view it here http://www.pauaworld.com/maori-shapes-and-symbols/ #samoan #tattoo

Meaning Maori Symbols

Meaning Maori Symbols

Maori women, New Zealand, c. 1900. They are doing a Hongi which is a touch of the noses. These is a greeting and also sign of respect.

Maori women, New Zealand, c. 1900. They are doing a Hongi which is a touch of the noses. These is a greeting and also sign of respect.

He kupu Māori mo enei kai.

He kupu Māori mo enei kai.

Te Reo phrases to use in class                                                                                                                                                     More

Te Reo phrases to use in class More

Ka wani ke! Now this is Maori Time!! This is from domesticscene.wordpress! Excellent for advanced learners of Te Reo, here are the maori name for parts of the day. #reobits

Te Ara Reo wiki 7 [wāhanga o te rā/ parts of the day]

Ka wani ke! Now this is Maori Time!! This is from domesticscene.wordpress! Excellent for advanced learners of Te Reo, here are the maori name for parts of the day. #reobits

Grey Ghost | Sofia Minson Oil Painting | New Zealand Artwork

Grey Ghost | Sofia Minson Oil Painting | New Zealand Artwork

Māori days of the week for classroom display. Free and printable from Classroom Treasures.

Māori days of the week for classroom display. Free and printable from Classroom Treasures.

Maori body parts                                                                                                                                                      More

Maori body parts More

"Always gift, never keep for ones self." Bought a lot of greenstone but gifted them all to loved ones. Only kept the ones from auntie Kelly and the toki from Koro.

"Always gift, never keep for ones self." Bought a lot of greenstone but gifted them all to loved ones. Only kept the ones from auntie Kelly and the toki from Koro.

Hakas... Just gently placing it on the table...

How to do the Haka: Master the fearsome Maori dance in 11 Steps (with pictures)

Hakas... Just gently placing it on the table...

Classroom Treasures: Māori Resources

Classroom Treasures: Māori Resources

Figure 4: Core Maori Principles and Values

Figure 4: Core Maori Principles and Values

Berlin artist and illustrator Daniela Uhlig shares some beautiful portraits of ethnic women using digital mediums. Prolific Berlin artist a...

Beautiful Portraits of Ethnic Women from Daniela Uhlig

Berlin artist and illustrator Daniela Uhlig shares some beautiful portraits of ethnic women using digital mediums. Prolific Berlin artist a...

Hongi is a traditional Maori greeting, which literally means “to share breath”. Hongi is done by pressing one’s nose to the other person when they meet each other. It is believed that when the two noses meet, people exchange their breath and the visitor becomes one of the local people (tangata whenua).

Hongi is a traditional Maori greeting, which literally means “to share breath”. Hongi is done by pressing one’s nose to the other person when they meet each other. It is believed that when the two noses meet, people exchange their breath and the visitor becomes one of the local people (tangata whenua).

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Young Maori girl - Aotearoa More

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