Taringa Podcast
Taringa - Ep 151 - Tikanga 101 - Ghostbusting - part 1

Taringa - Ep 151 - Tikanga 101 - Ghostbusting - part 1

July 10, 2020

Who you gonna call? Not the Ghostbusters - but if you listen to this kōrero you can gain some understanding. Using our own experiences and knowledge, we go into depth with acknowledging spiritual presences, and how to live and communicate with wairua that may be in some of the spaces we also inhabit.

Taringa - Ep 150 - Special Feature - Matariki 2020 - Revitalisation and Hautapu at home

Taringa - Ep 150 - Special Feature - Matariki 2020 - Revitalisation and Hautapu at home

July 3, 2020

In this two-part Matariki special, we reflect on the recent revitalisation of tikanga Matariki, and look at how the umu kohukohu whetū used to be conducted in a traditional way, then at Paraone's house, we give examples of how anyone can do their own hautapu ceremony using what you have at home.

Click HERE to get the Matariki handbook with karakia you can use for your own ceremony.

This episode was filmed and released on Māori TV in 2 episodical parts - to watch the episodes go here:

Part 1 - Matariki Revitalisation

Part 2 - Matariki Hautapu at home

Taringa - Ep 149 - Ngā Taonga - House Opening Ceremonies

Taringa - Ep 149 - Ngā Taonga - House Opening Ceremonies

June 26, 2020

Come with us as we dig deep in the archives of Ngā Taonga Sound and Vision to listen to some sound clips of te tānga o te kawa o te whare (tapu removing ceremony of a whare). Our hosts look at some of the intricacies of this ritual and shed light on some of it's aspects and practices.

Taringa - Ep 148 - Iwi o te Wiki - Ngā Rauru

Taringa - Ep 148 - Iwi o te Wiki - Ngā Rauru

June 19, 2020

Rauru Broughton - a descendant named after the eponymous ancestor of his iwi (Ngā Rauru), phones in to talk to us about the namesake, area, stories and the tikanga.

This week's kīwaha is "ōna kurakura" (what rubbish! dislike towards someone or what they said)

Original source for the Waiata is https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LRwBL5kQP9U

Taringa - Ep 147 - Kupu, Kupu, Kupu - Ētahi hapa o te reo

Taringa - Ep 147 - Kupu, Kupu, Kupu - Ētahi hapa o te reo

June 12, 2020

We go though some common mistakes in Te Reo such as whakahua (pronunciation) and plurals, the use of 'āhei' and 'taea', 'i' and 'ki', statives, mai and atu and some good tips for online resources to help your Reo learning.

This week's kīwaha is "Māna" (I could be wrong...)

 

Taringa - Ep 146 - Patapātai - Your Questions Answered - pt11

Taringa - Ep 146 - Patapātai - Your Questions Answered - pt11

June 5, 2020
Answers to more audeince questions like the origin and use of passives, singular or multiple possesives, Mōu and Nāu in kōrero mihi, the way of Rāhiri, Taonga Puoru and a handy new search feature on our podbean website - check it out at https://taringapodcast.podbean.com/
Taringa - Ep 145 - Tikanga 101 - Cultural Appropriation

Taringa - Ep 145 - Tikanga 101 - Cultural Appropriation

May 29, 2020

What is cultural appropriation? And how does it affect us? As an individual and a collective - what are our responsibilities?' This kōrero looks at how Tikanga is adopted or used in other cultures, and unpacks some of the implications around cases of it being exploited or mis-used, across several culteres.

Taringa - Ep 144 - Once Upon a Taima - Putauaki and Tarawera

Taringa - Ep 144 - Once Upon a Taima - Putauaki and Tarawera

May 22, 2020

Back in the studio, we bring you the engaging story of Putauaki and Tarawera - a fable of a meandering course of love, and the breaking points of two Maunga.

Taringa - Ep 143 - Iwi o te Wiki - Te Aupōuri

Taringa - Ep 143 - Iwi o te Wiki - Te Aupōuri

May 15, 2020

Heeni Brown brings us some interesting Tipuna stories and wonderful Iwi dialect from the far North.

Taringa - Ep 142 - Kupu, Kupu, Kupu - Random Rerenga Reo #2

Taringa - Ep 142 - Kupu, Kupu, Kupu - Random Rerenga Reo #2

May 8, 2020

Reo learners and geeks take note. We look at double vowel vs macronisation of compound words, the use of some common kupu like 'Arā', 'Otirā' and Īna/Inā, and discuss a few other common perplexities in the use of Te Reo.

This episode's kīwaha is "Inē" = surprise reaction - is that right!?