Manea Stone

       
The Mauri and Manea stones are from the Ngati Whatua area and are encased with design unique to Ngati Whatua. The Manea stone connects the mauri (spiritual life force) from above, to the Mauri stone buried below and can bear the burden of any problems one may have.

Quote from Naida Glavish 29th March 2011
Chief Advisor Tikanga & GM Maori Health, ADHB