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Taringa - Ep 190 - Kupu, Kupu, Kupu - Mihi Structures and usage
Paraone and Snowy discuss the use of mihi in various contexts, looking at questions like: "What are the mainstays?" and, "What gets over-used" etc.
Taringa - Ep 189 - Tikanga 101 - Te tapa pēpi
Paraone and Erica discuss names of people - babies and adults being named, the meanings behind them and how they are used and received.
Taringa - Ep 188 - Iwi o te Wiki - Te Āti Awa
Ben Ngaia joins us in the studio to chat with Paraone and Erica about the his Iwi, Te Āti Awa, an iwi with traditional bases in the Taranaki and Wellington regions of New Zealand.
Taringa - Ep 187 - Special Feature - Anzac 2021
For Anzac this year, we read some old letters from our Māori soldiers, and reflect on the hardship and sacrifices they endured. We also spotlight some of the specifics of the language and grammar used at the time.
To see more examples of letters like this, visit https://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/ and https://www.maorihomefront.nz .
Also - here is a video of the 28th Māori battalion performing Hitara Waha Huka https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hfsyXFXoWZI&ab_channel=NewZealandsSecretHiddenHistory
Taringa - Ep 186 - Patapātai - Your Questions Answered - pt17
In this "Patapātai" episode, our hosts answer questions around the differences between Whakatau and Pōwhiri, the reason for singing after speeches, and various wairua departure places, other than Te Reinga.
Taringa - Ep 185 - Kupu, Kupu, Kupu - Te Reo o te kohukohu
Te Puaheiri and Erica discuss the meaning, use and origin of Te Reo o te kohukohu, or "cuss words", with a few examples thrown in along the way.
Kei te tino koa ahau mo tenei rauemi ✨Ngā mihi ki a rātou.
He pai rawa ēnei kōnae ipurangi. He rauemi miharo mo taku haerengā ako I te reo Māori. Mihi nui
For all levels
Brilliant podcast. Engaging as a beginning beginner. But I can see the avenues it would open for those with much more experience.