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ARIANA | 17 | MAORI AND PROUD here you will find the beauty in Polynesian cultures. Scroll and enjoy.

thepastsituation:

Uniformed Maori members of Women’s Army Auxiliary Corp welcoming the Maori Battalion on Wellington wharf. Taken by John Dobree Pascoe, on 23 January 1946.
harvestheart:

Maori, New Zealand, about 1900.
Image credit: The Amsterdam Tattoo Museum, Amsterdam
fishstickmonkey:

Terihi & Elizabeth Hepatema (1933-1938) by Puke Ariki on Flickr. Swainson’s Studios
kiaoraotearoa:

Carver Rotorua - New Zealand by Nobsta on Flickr.

Ōpōtiki Mai Tawhiti take the stage

Te Iti Kahurangi in fine form.