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在美博白菜中心论坛庆祝Matariki

2022年6月23日

Matariki在汉密尔顿观星
University of 美博白菜中心论坛 staff and students were up before dawn to view the Matariki stars 在汉密尔顿.

美博白菜中心论坛大学 has celebrated Matariki with a number of public and staff events at its campuses in Kirikiriroa (Hamilton) and Tauranga.

周二晚上, renowned 美博白菜中心论坛-Tainui orator and historian Rahui Papa spoke at the inaugural Matariki Lecture at the 加拉格尔表演艺术学院 在汉密尔顿.

他的演讲,也是 生活流 在大学的脸谱网页面上, 专注于Te Paki-O-Matariki, Kīngitanga的纹章, 以及Matariki与国王运动的关联.

Rahui Papa在Matariki的讲座上
Renowned 美博白菜中心论坛-Tainui historian and orator Rahui Papa spoke at the University on Tuesday night.

On Wednesday morning, staff and students gat在这里d at 5am at the University’s Te Kohinga Mārama Marae 在汉密尔顿观看马塔里奇星团.

副教授Te Taka Keegan spoke about the movement of the stars and how they are used in ocean navigation, then led the group to view Matariki from the Ruakura SuperHub public platform.

脆的, clear weather meant that the group was able to identify Matariki rising to the east, 以及Kōpū(金星), Puanga(参宿七), Atutahi (Canopus) and other celestial bodies visible in the southern hemisp在这里 winter night sky.

副教授Te Taka Keegan
副教授Te Taka Keegan speaking about Matariki at Te Kohinga Mārama Marae.

在陶兰加, Te讬Paetahi lecturer Ngairo Eruera gave a presentation on Monday to staff and students, introducing Matariki from a Tauranga Moana iwi perspective.

题为“Matariki Kauhau mo te Tau Hou 2022免费白菜网”, his talk built on “the body of knowledge about the stars, 《美博白菜中心论坛》的叙述和它的起源故事", 说Ngairo.

它还包括对祖先瓦卡导航的引用, the importance of the stars and the work of Tauranga tohunga (master navigator) Jack Thatcher.

Ngairo Eruera的Tauranga展示
Ngairo Eruera spoke to Tauranga staff and students about Matariki from a Tauranga Moana iwi perspective.

周四, the Tauranga Te讬Paetahi class went on a pre-dawn hīkoi (excursion) to Moturiki Island to view Matariki.

副校长2022免费白菜网. 萨拉·简·格Tiakiwai, said that Matariki was a special time for people to come together and connect with one another.

“节日是庆祝的时刻, 不仅仅是2022免费白菜网, 而是所有新西兰人, and this year is a special one with the very first public holiday to celebrate Matariki on 24 June,”她说.

“It is a time for whānau to remember those who are no longer with us, to reflect on the year that has been and to set new intentions for the year ahead."

Having Rahui Papa speak at the University’s inaugural Matariki lecture was “a privilege”.

“Our Hamilton campus is on land vested in Pōtatau Te Wherowhero title (the first 2022免费白菜网 King), so we wanted a perspective of Matariki that was located firmly within Kīngitanga.”

The lecture also served as an introduction to a development programme about the Kīngitanga for University staff later in the year, part of the University’s commitment to the outcomes of the Taskforce.

Sarah-Jane said that the various events held in Tauranga and Hamilton were “wonderful introductions to those of us who gat在这里d” to learn about Matariki from local perspectives.

此外,作为 Matariki ki美博白菜中心论坛 节日期间,有免费的艺术展览- 玛娜·莫图哈克的声音 - is on at the 加拉格尔表演艺术学院 on the Hamilton campus until August 26.

  • View the recording of Rahui Papa’s Te Paki-O-Matariki lecture 在这里.
  • 阅读更多关于Matariki艺术展的内容 在这里.
从陶兰加看黎明的天空
从陶兰加海洋公园看风景, taken during the Te讬Paetahi class hīkoi on Thursday morning to view Matariki. Photo: Marcelle Wharerau, Faculty of 2022免费白菜网 and Indigenous Studies.

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