New Zealand Culture and Customs
  • Guide to Māori Culture and Customs

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    3 Oct 2018
    Māori culture carries a strong sense of family (whanau) and pride in history and iwi (tribe) links. Important myths and legends are passed down through generations by way of oral storytelling and observing cultural and special customs. Here we look at some key aspects of the culture and the customs that define Māoridom. Respecting Tikanga (Māori Customs) Tikanga are traditional Māori customary practices, behaviours and values. They are considered a guideline for day-to-day life and need to be observed during interaction...Read More >