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The maori backround


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The maori backround

  1. 1. Contemporary traditional Maori culture, part 1 "who are the Maori"   by leslie alvarado 1-11-12 culture and geography Mr.Ruben Meza ,2012
  2. 2. <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>The Maori are an indigenous culture of New Zealand. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>New Zealand is a large island in the South Pacific Ocean off the south east coast of Australia. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Some contemporary Maori are traditional,some live non-traditional,modern lives. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>One tradition of the Maori culture is the Haka war dance. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Another tradition of the Maori is Ta moko :tattooing or painting the face and body with dark arching patterns . </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Traditional Maori culture is truly Awesom in art and culture !:) </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Sadly like others conquered indigenous peoples ,many Maori struggle with poverty ,alcoholism,and drug abuse.   </li></ul>