DOBES Archive

Nuku_Papa2-Tea
In this session the consultant narrates the second part of the Marquesan creation myth.
Nuku_Papa3-Tea
In this session the consultant narrates the third part of the Marquesan creation myth. It recounts which mythological names of the creation myth are connected to which Marquesan islands.
Nuku_Papa1-Tea
In this session the consultant narrates the first part of the Marquesan creation myth.
Kahi-Tea
In this session the consultant narrates the legend of Kahi, the great warrior of Hiva 'Oa island. The consultant gives detailed accounts of locations, explains the Kahi's tatoo patterns which are connected with his status as warrior. The story of Kahi centers around the warfare between local tribes.