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BRINGING TIKANGA MAORI PRACTICES BACK TO BIRTH

June 21, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

| $2

Like to know more about traditional Māori birth practices? Interested in integrating tikanga māori practices into your own birth plan? This 2hr wānanga offers the opportunity for you and your whānau to build on your knowledge, and prepare for your birth together.

Topics include:

  • The use of oriori and waiata in pregnancy and birth
  • Care of the whenua (placenta) and iho (umbilical cord)
  • Film: ‘Iho” A cord between two worlds’ by Kelly Tiako
  • Create your own clay biodegradable ipu whenua as a whānau

Evening includes supper, a short film, and your own biodegradable ipu whenua to keep.

Cost: Gold coin donation per person over 13yrs of age

Tickets essential. The date and time in June this wānanga will be held will be determined by what best suits whānau attending. To express your interest please email info@thebirthingroom.co.nz or contact us here

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Details

Date:
June 21, 2016
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$2
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Venue

New Brighton Community Hub, Grace Vineyard Church
111 Seaview Rd, New Brighton, Christchurch, New Zealand
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