Reitu & Reipae

Reitu & Reipae   English https://tenehenehenui.co.nz/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/Reitu-Reipae-English.mp3 Reitū and Reipae were known to be two beautiful twins that hailed from Tainui. They were both young and famous women who lived in Waikato and were...

Haurua

Haurua   English https://tenehenehenui.co.nz/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/Haurua-English.mp3 In 1857, Ngāti Maniapoto held a historical meeting at Haurua, near Ōtorohanga.  The purpose of this meeting was to announce and confirm their support and selection for...

Mokau ki Runga

Mōkau ki runga, Tāmaki ki raro    English https://tenehenehenui.co.nz/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/Mokau-Ki-Runga-English.mp3 ‘Mōkau ki runga, Tāmaki ki raro’ is a proverb that derived from historic Ngāti Maniapoto deaths that occurred between 1600-1700.  The story...

Te Kooti

Te Kooti   English https://tenehenehenui.co.nz/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/Te-Kooti-English.mp3 Te Kooti Arikirangi Te Tūruki was the founder of the Ringatū religion and a renowned Māori prophet who possessed many skills - ingenuity, navigational knowledge and an...

Wahanui

Wahanui's Petition   English https://tenehenehenui.co.nz/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/Wahanui-English.mp3 Born in the late 1820s, Wahanui Huatare also known as Te Wahanui or Reihana Te Huatare - was the son of Te Ngohi-te-arau from Ngāti Maniapoto and Tārati from...