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Rob Thorne: Porotiti Mindfulness Meditation
Tuesday 13 July, 6.00pm – 8.00pm
One event on 14/07/2021 at 6.00pm
One event on 15/07/2021 at 6.00pm
One event on 17/07/2021 at 2.00pm
Taoka Puoro Workshops and Performance
Take a moment with taoka puoro composer, performer and anthropologist Rob Thorne (Ngāti Tumutumu) to learn about traditional Māori musical instruments (taoka puoro), and how to play the porotiti – a spun instrument used in respiratory system healing.
Learn and achieve both a moving and a breathing meditation that also incorporates a sonic meditation made by the porotiti, and take your porotiti home at the end of the session.
These are beginner’s level workshops, so no previous experience is required. Suitable for the entire family; children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
Dunedin Public Libraries, Citywide – check the event listings for addresses
Bookings essential – book online at dunedinlibraries.govt.nz/whats-on/events-calendar