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Thirteen Aspects of Knowing

"Hei pupuri te aho o te waananga, hei kawe i ngaa kura huna a Rua."

"To hold fast to the strands of valued learning, to perpetuate the hidden teachings of Rua."

There are thirteen Rua which are descriptive of aspects of a literary tradition and conceptual language developed to hold specific types of knowledge at certain levels of perception.

1. Rua i te Mahara - The power of thinking and memory

2. Rua i te Pupuke - Rise up well, pupuke mahara i to hinengaro

3. Rua i te Whaihanga - Make, build, construct

4. Rua i te Maahina - Dawn, light

5. Rua i te Koorero - Talk, information

6. Rua i te Puukenga - Repository

7. Rua i te Hiringa - Desire

8. Rua i te Horahora - Spread and disseminate

9. Rua i te Waananga - Body of knowledge

10. Rua i te Wanawana - Ability to acquire knowledge, quickness of understanding

11. Rua i te Atamai - Beauty

12. Rua i te Kukakore - Without chips

13. Rua i te Parakore - Without dust
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Ru - Shake 2, 4
A - Intent 1

2 + 4 + 1 = 7
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I - Unchangeable 4
Te - Produce 3, 2

4 + 3 + 2 = 9
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Mahara - The power of thinking and memory

Ma - To connect 6,1 = 7
Ha - Essence 3,1 = 4
Ra - Source of light 2,1 = 3

7+4+3=14=3
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Pupuke - Rise up well

Pu -Originate 1 ,4 = 5
Pu - Originate 1, 4 = 5
Ke - Different from 5, 2 = 7

5+5+7=17= 8
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Whaihanga - Construct

Wha - Essence of a thing 6, 1 = 7
I - Unchangeable 4
Ha - Essence 3, 1 = 4
Nga - Take breath 8 ,1 = 9

7+4+4+9= 24 = 6
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Maahina - Dawn

Ma - To connect 6,1 = 7
A - Intent 1
Hi - Draw Up 3, 4 = 7
Na - Satisfied 7,1 = 8

7+1+7+8 = 23 = 5
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Koorero - Talk

Ko - Reference of future time 5, 9 = 14 =5
O - Point of origin 9
Re - Draw Attention 2, 2 = 4
Ro - Forward 2, 9 = 11 = 2

5+9+4+2 = 20 = 2
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Puukenga - Repository

Pu - Originate 1, 4 = 5
U - Conformation established 4
Ke - Different From 5, 2 = 7
Nga - Take Breath 8, 1 = 9

5+4+7+9 = 25 = 6
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Hiringa - Desire

Hi - Draw up 3, 4 = 7
Ri - To veil 2, 4 = 6
Nga - Take Breath 8, 1 = 9

7+6+9 = 22 = 4
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Horahora - Spread and disseminate

Ho - To enhance 3, 9 = 12 = 3
Ra - Source of light 2 , 1 = 3
Ho - To enhance 3, 9 = 12 = 3
Ra - Source of light 2, 1 =3

3+3+3+3 = 12 = 3
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Waananga - Body of knowledge

Wa - Definite space 5, 1 = 6
A - Intent 1
Na - Satisfied 7, 1 = 8
Nga - Take breath 8, 1 = 9

6+1+8+9 = 24 = 6
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Wanawana - Ability to acquire knowledge

Wa - Definite space 5 , 1 = 6
Na - Satisfied 7, 1 = 8
Wa - Definite space 5, 1 = 6
Na - Satisfied 7, 1 = 8

6+8+6+8= 28 = 10 = 1
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Atamai - Beauty

A - Intent 1
Ta - Forming possessive 3, 1 = 4
Ma - To connect 6, 1 =7
I - Unchangeable 4

1+4+7+4= 16 = 7
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Kukakore - Without chips

Ku - Silent 5, 4 =9
Ka - Be lighted 5, 1 = 6
Ko - Reference of future time 5, 9 = 14 = 5
Re - Draw attention 2, 2 = 4

9+6+5+4 = 24 = 6
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Parakore - Without dust

Pa - Be connected with 1,1 = 2
Ra - Source of light 2, 1 = 3
Ko - Reference of future time 5, 9 = 14 = 5
Re - Draw attention 2, 2 = 4

2+3+5+4 = 14 = 5
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62 = 8 + 7 + 9 = 24 = 6

To hold the inner knowledge upon the 13 aspects of knowing is to know Rua i te Pupuke to Rua i te Atamai. 

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