What was Parihaka?
- Parihaka is a place, a village.
- Teachings from Old Testament, and the principle of non-violence.
- Many threatened hapu (sub-tribes) from North Island were attracted to the settlement and its two leaders, Te Whiti o Rongomai and Tohu Kākahi.
- South Taranaki 1860-1890.
- Resisted invasion of estate.
|Taranaki as seen from Google Earth.|