Māori Myths by the Sandman Episode 1

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The Māori Creation Story

In the beginning Ranginui (the Sky Father) and Papatūānuku (the Earth Mother) were joined together, and their children were born between them in darkness. One of their children decided to separate their parents, to also allow light to come into the world. After this, the children became gods of various parts of the natural world.

To view the second episode,"How Māui Tamed the Sun," click here.

To view the third episode,"Te Ika a Māui," click here.

To view the fourth episode, "The Stars of Matariki in Te Reo," click here.

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