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Fijian group at the first South Pacific festival in Christchurch

Fijian group on stage at the first South Pacific festival in Christchurch. The group was run by Tony Qalivutu, community leader at the time.

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Collection Talanoa I Measina

Fijian group at the first South Pacific festival in Christchurch

Fijian group on stage at the first South Pacific festival in Christchurch. The group was run by Tony Qalivutu, community leader at the time.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Talanoa I Measina

Cook Island drum dance at the first South Pacific festival in Christchurch

Cook Island drum dance. Dancers created their own costumes and are using ruru's made out of flower/seed sacks and the fans on their heads are made out of young leaves of coconut tree.

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Collection Talanoa I Measina

Organising committee of the first Pacific Festival in Christchurch

Organising committee of the first Pacific Festival in Christchurch. From left to right: Kim Polata, ? (fijian lady), Christine Ifopo, Tamapua (Pua) Pera.

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Collection Talanoa I Measina

Group of people related to the first Pacific Festival in Christchurch

Top row left to right: Kim Polata, Tony Qalivutu, ?, ?, Vic Tamati, ? (Tongan lady). Front row left to right: Tamapua (Pua) Pera, Aimalala Puaavasi, Christina Ifopo, ?.

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Collection Talanoa I Measina

Anaya perfomers for Diwali

Anaya performed a beautiful Bollywood dance for our Diwali celebration.

Date 2019-10-19
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Timila Dance Academy performing Lezim

Lezim is a folk dance form, from the state of Maharashtra in India for which dancers carry a small musical instrument with jingling cymbals

Date 2019-10-19
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Rhythm of Kerala

Members played the Chenda drum, a traditional instrument from Kerala, India for a Diwali Celebration at Tūranga.

Date 2019-10-21
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Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Camera operator enjoying the performance at Diwali

I noticed that this camera man who was filming the live performance at the Diwali Festival was clearly enjoying the experience.

Date 2014-10-25
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Children marvel at the ice sculpture at the Diwali Festival

Children marvel at the ice sculptures on display at the Diwali Festival inside Horncastle Arena.

Date 2014-10-25
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Child wonders about the protesters at Diwali

A child stops and wonders what the people in masks are protesting about during the Diwali Festival, held at Cathedral Square for the first time.

Date 2018-11-03
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt