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  1. Video for Highlights of this week's Ratana celebrations
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    Highlights of this week's Ratana celebrations

    This week's celebrations at Ratana Pā have seen the church's faithful travel from near and far to mark the birthday of Tahu Pōtiki Wiremu Ratana. As well, iwi and whānau Māori have all made their way to Ratana to pay tribute to the spiritual leader.

  2. Video for Ratana apostle based in Australia ordained Āpotoro Rēhita 
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    Ratana apostle based in Australia ordained Āpotoro Rēhita 

    The Ratana Church has been building its numbers of followers in Australia over the past 20 years. Eru Grace is an apostle based in the Brisbane area who says he has had to overcome many challenges as an apostle on foreign soil.  

  3. Video for Ratana prophet’s descendants continue Tūpuna legacy
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    Ratana prophet’s descendants continue Tūpuna legacy

    A direct descendant of Wiremu Ratana, and grandson of the current haahi president Harerangi Meihana, Hawea Meihana strives to inspire the next generation, "We can have all the conversations in the world of what the future of our māramatanga is going to look like but unless the future is a part of that conversation, he moumou taima [a waste of time]."

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    Kaaterama finalist for prestigious Maioha award

    Solo artist Kaaterama Pou, of Ngāpuhi and Te Arawa, has been announced as a finalist for APRA Silver Scroll Maioha Award for her waiata, Paiheretia.

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    Messages of love for Tumanako Wereta

    Messages of love continue to stream in for former Tuaropaki Trust Chairman Tumanako Wereta, who died on Sunday.

  6. Video for Clean up in Ratana Pa, time to focus on Te Matatini
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    Clean up in Ratana Pa, time to focus on Te Matatini

    Ratana Pa locals woke up this to the aftermath of another successful celebrations and all that remains is the big tidy up. Many of the workers are members of the local kapahaka 'Te Reanga Morehu o Ratana' who now focus on Te Matatini ki te Ao, and appropriately so they're up first on day 1 of the competition.      

  7. Video for 99-year-old remembers her life with the prophet
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    99-year-old remembers her life with the prophet

    The Ratana movement remains as strong as ever almost 100 years after its inception.  99-year-old Ngā Haerenga a te Mangai Noa Nicholson takes a moment to reflect back on life and growing up within the religious beliefs of the Ratana Church.

  8. Video for Ratana rangatahi look to the future
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    Ratana rangatahi look to the future

    Each year politicians make a pilgrimage to Ratana to share their dreams and aspirations for the people who follow the teachings of their leader, Wiremu Tahu Potiki.  The government has set aside $3mil towards the development of the Ratana community but it will take time to see the funds take effect.    

  9. Video for UPDATED: PMs absence defended at Ratana Pā
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    UPDATED: PMs absence defended at Ratana Pā

    Labour, NZ First and the Greens were led on by Acting Prime Minister Winston Peters, who will deliver a speech on behalf of the government while Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern attends the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. 

  10. Video for The voice of the Ratana celebrations
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    The voice of the Ratana celebrations

    Communication is the key to a successful celebration at Ratana Pā and it is the responsibility of the public announcement office to inform the hui and keep things in order.  The P.A Office now has its first female voice.  

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