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Monalisa Palu's fashion collection showcased at the Cultural Evening for the promotion of Tongan culture by the High Commission of the Kingdom of Tonga in Canberra, Australia. Australian Defence Force Academy Reception Hall, Campbell, Australian Capital Territory. Friday 30 September, 2016.
The Royal Ta’ovala Fashion Show under the patronage of Her Royal Highness Princess Angelika Lātūfuipeka Tuku’aho : "The tying of our various waist mats around our waists with the kafa is not only a symbol of respect and Tongan culture – but it means that we are binding the land of Tongan onto us wherever we go”. Showcase of various Tongan Ta'ovala 1. Kie Ha’amoa 2. Fala Fatu 3. Fala Vala Molu (Kie) 4. Fala Vala Fefeka (Tofua) 5. Fakavelitoa 6. Ta’ovala Tofua 7. Lokeha 8. Kie Fau 9. Ta’ovala Fau Hina 10. Ta’ovala Fau Kula 11. Papa Patetele 12. Kuta 13. Fala 14. Faka’ahu 15. Ta’ovala Paongo 16. Hete 17. Maopo 18. Tu’o ua tonga 19. Kie tonga 20. Efu 21. Fanakio 22. Kukuvalu 23. Ta’ovala niti mei he fau, Ta’ovala fakakiekie mei he fau 24. Ta’ovala Lä 25. Ta’ovala pulepule/ ta’ovala fakaNiua 26...
Pō Lotu Fakafeta'i - Praise & Worship Program - Tonga High School 70th Anniversary Celebration. Tonga High School Hall, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, The Kingdom of Tonga. Paula Moimoi Latu YouTube Channel Livestream.
More on http://thecoconet.tv How to... Ta'ovala 101 There is a secret language wrapped up in a Tongan Ta'ovala or Mat. Everything from how and where it is worn, to its size, the grade of the weave, its decorations and even how old a mat is, tells a tale at a simple glance. And No-where else in the pacific are mats or Ta'ovalas worn so often, Queen Salote Tupou III even ordered the Taʻovala to become part of a Tongan civil servants' uniform. In this 'How to' our kiwi -coconet guide Ben Work learns Ta'ovala 101 from local Tongan expert Favine Fakahau Lumsden who explains when and why Ta'ovala are worn in the Kingdom.
WOW Productions Pacifica Presents: Mr Polynesia Pacifica Australia. Purpose: Raising Mental Health Awareness for Pacific island, Polynesian & Indigenous Men by the Mana Foundation. The Grand Ballroom, Bankstown Sports Club. 13 May, 2017.
Video Courtesy of Iki Smith. His theme was Monte and the City. Monte Christo Teu, Show's off his collection @ the WERQ BITCH WERQ Fashion Show @ The Head Hunters Patio. He was 1 out of 4 designers who participated, in the Fashion Show. Hosted by the infamous Bobby Trendy and Danielle Larue, the mother of the House of Larue. Representing the Tongan people in the Sacramento area. Monte is sure to turn into something BIG. Anything is possible, no matter what cultural background you come from.
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Do you know the Queen of Tonga? Although she died in 1965, British Pathé has lots of footage of Queen Salote. And during the Fifties, for a very brief moment, she was a celebrity. What do you know about her? Let us know in the comments! The Great War Playlist: http://bit.ly/thegreatwarPL Funerals: http://bit.ly/FuneralsPL - CREDITS - presented by: Indiana Neidell written by: Indiana Neidell camera and sound: Sound and Vision Studios, Sweden editor: Michael Paul A Mediakraft Networks GmbH production, 2014. ___ SOURCES Pictures: - Flickr, by Hajotthu: http://bit.ly/1qzotYk - Flickr, by Auckland Photo News Rodger McCutcheon: http://bit.ly/1pMPQMS Used videos: - Royal Opera Night (1953): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kZXw-0j0TEI - Selected Originals - The Coronation Of Her Majesty Quee...