Hine Raumati - Our Summer Maiden
Information from Tamanui Te Ra's Wives
Art work by Monique Heward
Hine Raumati is known as one of 2 wives to Tamanui Te Rā (The Sun). The other wife to Te Rā is Hine Takurua.
Te Rā spends 6 months with each wife,
During Winter Te Rā rises with Hine Takurua (Sirius). Takurua is known as the Winter Maiden or the "Frost Star".
6 months later, at the summer solstice, Te Rā rises with Rehua (Antares). Rehua is the summer maid Hine Raumati.
Rise Whangārei & Hine Raumati
RISE WHANGĀREI IS THE TUNGĀNE (BROTHER) TO HINE RAUMATI
Any profits generated by Hine Raumati will be returned to Rise Whangārei Community Hub to assist with funding for our community workshops.
Rise Whangārei Community Hub & Hine Raumati are currently self funded.
Visit our Rise Whangarei Community Hub website for more information.