Te Wiki o te Reo Māori (Māori Language Week)

Poster New Zealand (Aotearoa) – Dates for the 2020 Māori Language Week are September 14-20. Te wiki o te reo Māori (Māori Language Week) is a popular, government-sponsored initiative promoting the use of Māori language. The week is part of the broader Māori language revival and raises public awareness for Māori language revitalization, learning, and …

Māori Television

Logo Elsewhere on the Web Māori Television – maoritelevision.com – is New Zealand’s Indigenous broadcaster, providing a wide range of local and international programs for audiences across the country and online. Key [email protected]nd – PopularAbout ProgramsTe Kāea, 5pm on Te Reo, 5:30 on Māori [email protected] Native Affairs, @MTS_NAffairs VisionMāori language is a taonga (treasure) at …

Haka

Lingo Cards Haka = Traditional ancestral war cry, dance, or challenge from the Māori people of New Zealand (Aotearoa) HeadlinesBeyond the All Blacks — the power and meaning of haka in New Zealand todayThey’re not all called ‘haka’ — the differences between Pacific war dances Recommended ListeningThe evolution of Haka, Countdown to Te Matatini – …

Māori Vocabulary

Map New Zealand (Aotearoa) – For those learning the Māori language: Features VocabularyAotearoa – New Zealand or the Land of the Long White CloudAhuriri = Airportāpōpō = TomorrowAroha = Love, compassionHangi = Cooking underground with hot stonesHaere mai = WelcomeHaere ra = GoodbyeHaere pai atu, hoki pai mai = Travel safelyHamarara = UmbrellaHākari = FeastHarakeke …

Māori Links

Māori Flag Updating our coverage before Te Wiki o te Reo Māori (Māori Language Week) Links related to the Māori people and culture presented in somewhat random fashion: [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected][email protected]@[email protected]@LabourMaoriNZ Rangitāneteara.govt.nz/en/rangitaneRangitāne – Wikipedia Headlineshttps://boingboing.net/2018/10/15/coca-cola-trying-to-mix-maori.htmlThe Best of Te Ahi Kaa 2017 – Ngā kōrero o te tauhttp://e-tangata.co.nz/news/lisa-matisoosmith-from-africa-to-aotearoa Ngai Tahuhttps://ngaitahu.iwi.nzhttps://www.youtube.com/user/NgaiTahuTVhttps://www.facebook.com/TeRunangaoNgaiTahuhttps://youtu.be/[email protected] EventsFebruary 6 Waitangi DayFebruary Te Matatini Kapa Haka …

Indigenous Peoples Day

Photo: Caldo de Piedra We celebrate the second Monday in October as Indigenous Peoples Day. Hashtag #IndigenousPeoplesDay In the past two plus decades, this celebration has become a counter narrative to Columbus Day. USA Today reports that more cities are recognizing Native Americans on Columbus Day. The roots of rethinking the holiday go back several …

Māori Language

Graphic New Zealand (Aotearoa) – Planeta.com spotlights the annual Māori Language Week. We are updating this page with key links, headlines and links to social web channels including Facebook and Twitter. Vocabulary is featured here. Key LinksMāori Language CommissionTe Taura Whiri I te Reo Māori FacebookTe Wiki o te Reo Māori Planeta.comhttps://www.planeta.com/maori-language-week-2019 HeadlinesNZ’s unique te …

Māori Language Week = Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori 2020

Poster New Zealand (Aotearoa) – Announcing the dates for 2020’s Māori Language Week (September 14-20 or 14-20 Mahuru). Hashtags: #TeWikioteReoMāori, #MāoriLanguageWeek Māori Language Week = Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori is one of Planeta.com’s fave celebrations, one that stands out as a practical model of inclusive experiences and smart communication bringing people together on …