Tylah Brown
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haerie mai. everything is ka pai. you're here at last, you're really here at last.

haerie mai. everything is ka pai. you're here at last, you're really here at last.

I wish I was close enough to anyone for the gifting of this jewellery to be faithful to its meaning.

I wish I was close enough to anyone for the gifting of this jewellery to be faithful to its meaning.

Before the Europeans set foot in New Zealand warfare between Maori tribes was commonplace. From a young age male members of Maori tribes were educated in warfare and combat tactics.   Later on the British colonial troops would find out how fierce and powerful these experts in guerilla warfare were. Typical Maori weapons are the maripu, patu and taiaha.   On the photo a taiaha with greenstone jade spear point resembling the ever reoccurring tongue. This taiaha has a wood carving on the base.

Before the Europeans set foot in New Zealand warfare between Maori tribes was commonplace. From a young age male members of Maori tribes were educated in warfare and combat tactics. Later on the British colonial troops would find out how fierce and powerful these experts in guerilla warfare were. Typical Maori weapons are the maripu, patu and taiaha. On the photo a taiaha with greenstone jade spear point resembling the ever reoccurring tongue. This taiaha has a wood carving on the base.

The Haka - Maori - Aotearoa - Warrior dance from New Zealand  I WANNA GO BACK!!

The Haka - Maori - Aotearoa - Warrior dance from New Zealand I WANNA GO BACK!!

Mitai Maori Village, Rotorua, New Zealand I would love to experience the unique native culture that's still alive in New Zealand!

Mitai Maori Village, Rotorua, New Zealand I would love to experience the unique native culture that's still alive in New Zealand!