Mauria Te Pono Stamp
The pattern used in this design is called koiri, which means to flourish. It is a symbol of self- reflection. In order to believe in yourself you must reflect on past experiences and draw strength from the success of your ancestors.
Title: mauria te pono
Meaning: believe in yourself
Pono: truth, honesty, genuine, sincere
Mau[ria]: to take hold of, grasp
This premium pre-inked stamp is specially hand lettered by Aroha in te reo and accompanied with a meaning card displaying beautiful motifs illustrated by Josh Hurae from @ukaipoarts along with a translation and further information as described by Aroha.
- Stamp size: 32 mm
- Shape: round
- Stamp shell: oneone soil
- Ink: brown
About the artist:
Maimoa Creative is owned by Aroha Tamihana (of Ngāti Raukawa and Ngāti Ranginui descent), a Māori creative passionate about the revitalisation of the Māori language and empowering learners on their journey.
All royalties directly support Aroha and New Zealand Charity, Kura Kai.
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