Surprise Haka at LDS Couple’s Wedding Goes Viral, Gets 25 Million Views


On January 15, 2016, Benjamin Armstrong and Aaliyah Hall began their eternal journey together as they were sealed for time and all eternity in the Hamilton New Zealand Temple. But the new bride and groom were shocked and honored to learn that, because of a post on Facebook, people all over the world are celebrating their big day.

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At their wedding reception, the couple was surprised with a powerful and touching Maori haka performed by friends and family members that moved Aaliyah to tears. The video of this sweet moment has quickly gone viral, receiving nearly 25 million views so far.

Maori up brothers!! heres the footage of the haka from the Hettig brothers. Thank you so much for this. Mean Maori... Posted by Benjamin Armstrong on Tuesday, January 19, 2016

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