These Whakataukī Card Sets + wooden stands will make the perfect addition to your kāinga (home), providing affirmation whakataukī (Māori proverbs) to your shelves, coffee table, office desk, bedside drawers, or reception area.
Includes a set of 10 whakataukī that can be switched out in the rustic wooden base as often as desired. Translation included on the reverse, and just requires a spin of the base to read.
Whakatuakī [proverbs] included:
he aroha whakatō, he aroha puta mai
if kindness is sown, then kindness you shall receive
kia mate ururoa kei mate wheke
fight like a shark, don’t give up like an octopus
poipoia te kākano kia puāwai
nurture the seed and it will blossom
tūwhitia te hopo!
Feel the fear and do it anyway!
He iti hoki te mokoroa, nāna i kakati te kahikatea
although the mokoroa grub is small, it can cut through a kahikatea tree
Mā te ngākau aroha koe e ārahi
let a loving heart guide you
ki te kotahi te kākaho, ka whati; ki te kāpuia, e kore e whati
when we stand alone we are vulnerable, but together we are unbreakable
- Kīngi Tāwhiao
he toka tū moana
your strength is like a rock standing firm in raging waters
e kore au e ngaro, he kākano ahau i ruia mai i Rangiātea
I can never be lost, I am a seed sown from the heavens
mauria te pono
believe in yourself
Printed in Aotearoa on 350gsm matte paper
Size: A5 cards
Wood bases: Manufactured in Aotearoa out of macrocarpa wood
Note: wood grain and colour will vary
Packaging: set comes in an A5 Kraft Box