Tagata Pasifika

The Pacific voice on
New Zealand television

since 1987

Namaste NZ40 Videos

Artist Tiffany Singh on Namaste New Zealand

Samoan-Indian artist Tiffany Singh grew up in New Zealand with little connection to her Indian heritage, but all that has changed thanks to her love of art.Namaste New Zealand is funded by NZ On Air.

Duck Curry on Namaste New Zealand

Fijian Indian Chef Krishna Muthu shares his beautifully delicious Duck Curry, even revealing his Grandmother’s secret spice blend.Namaste New Zealand was made with help from NZ On Air.

Fiji Indian tailor Nasir Ali on Namaste New Zealand

Meet talented Fijian Indian personality Nasir Ali, whose life revolves around textiles and design.More from Namaste NZ on www.216.172.171.182/~finaltpco

NZ Muslim Association President on Namaste New Zealand

Aaditya and Kadambari from Namaste New Zealand speak with Ikhlaq Kashkari, President of the New Zealand Muslim Association.Namaste New Zealand was made with help from NZ On Air.

Ahi Karunaharan on Namaste New Zealand

Aaditya and Kadambari from Namaste New Zealand chat to actor, producer and director Ahi Karunaharan about how he got into theatre - and convincing his migrant parents that it's a viable and valid career.

Girmityas Story on Namaste New Zealand

Sushila Jaduram shares the heartbreaking story of her great grandmother, an indentured labourer from Fiji, as a tragic reminder of the past.Namaste New Zealand was made with help from NZ On Air.

Circus Life on Namaste New Zealand

Former financial crime officer Rani Pillay ran away to join the circus, and in doing so has discovered her true passion in the air.Namaste New Zealand was made with help from NZ On Air.

Indian meets Latin – Namaste New Zealand

18-year-old Simran Madan loves Indian dance but has a passion for other forms too, both Latin and Ballroom! Last year Simran won Miss Talent at Miss India New Zealand, and it’s not hard to see why.Namaste New Zealand is funded by NZ On Air and screens Thursdays at 8pm on Apna Television Channel 36 - NZ, with full episodes on TVNZ OnDemand.

Girmit Fiji Indian history on Namaste New Zealand

Aaditya and Kadambari from Namaste New Zealand speak with Fijian Indian author Rajendra Prasad on what is a painful past for many Fijian Indians - the indentured labour system 'Girmit'.