The canoe, or waka, is a key element in Maori culture, understandably enough. It takes on mythic significance. And here is Mythic, standing proudly at the back of a huge long waka, urging the young warriors on, no doubt.
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This is very fascinating. I think holding this will add some power in me. The artifact resembles something powerful and beyond explanation.