Followers of 'Oro were called arioriand each district in Tahiti had an ariori lodge led by the avae paraeblack leg. Tupaia then became Purea's lover. Cook picked up two passengers from Tahiti during this trip, Porea and Ma'iwith Hitihiti later replacing Porea when Cook stopped at Raiatea. Most importantly, the Chief Mourner, donned the paraean elaborate costume composed of an iridescent mask made of four polished pearl shell discs. Tahiti has a freeway that runs across the west coast. Later it was to drop as low as 6,
He was impressed by what he perceived to be the positive influence the missionaries had had on the sobriety and moral character of the population.
Huahine consists of two coalesced basalt shield volcanoes, Huahine Nui and Huahine Iti, with several flows followed by post-shield trachyphonolitic lava domes from 3. Retrieved from " https: After the establishment of the CEP Centre d'Experimentation du Pacifique inthe standard of living in French Polynesia increased considerably and many Polynesians abandoned traditional activities and emigrated to the urban centre of Pape'ete. The gifts of civilization: They therefore created the Tahitian Legislative Assembly, which first sat on 23 February United States of America: Tetiaroaan atoll north of Arue belongs to the commune.