How to say your pepeha: Tikanga explained

Sometimes we can find ourselves in a bit of a tikanga pickle - unsure what to do and why. Don’t worry, Re:’s reo Māori series Ohinga has got you covered.

Tikanga advisor Te Aorere Pewhairangi (Ngāti Porou) outlines some of the basics in our latest Tikanga 101 explainer.

Ohinga is created by Mahi Tahi Media, with funding from Te Māngai Pāho and the NZ on Air Public Interest Journalism Fund.

He mea hanga a Ohinga nā Mahi Tahi, he mea tautoko nā Te Mānga Pāho, nā te Puna Pūtea Public Interest Journalism a Irirangi Te Motu anō hoki. 

Stay tuned for a new episode every week.

Hoki mai anō kia kite ai i tētahi hōtaka hou.

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