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            Matariki - The Maori New Year

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            Matariki The Maori New Year
              

            Matariki The Maori New Year (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd edition)

            By Hakaraia, Libby

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            This book is an introduction to the star group Matariki. Known in other cultures by names including the Pleiades and the Seven Sisters, Matariki featured strongly in pre-European New Zealand. It marked the beginning of the Maori calendar, and its rising before the sun in late May ...

            ISBN 9780143010180
            Published 29 May 2008 by Penguin
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Puanga, Star of the Maori New Year
              

            Puanga, Star of the Maori New Year (Paperback)

            By Rerekura, Sam

            Puanga is the star Rigel in Orion. Most of the tribes of the Maori people in Aotearoa observed Puanga to mark the beginning of the Maori New Year. In Maori mythology he was believed to be the older brother of Matariki. His cosmic rising between May and June in the early morning s ...

            ISBN 9780473278304
            Published 23 May 2014
            Interest Age General Audience
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