On Mindanao’s Lumads and Horse Fighting
Over the past month I have made two separate trips to Mindanao in the hopes to document the ethnic sport of horse fighting that is still occasionally practiced by the areas indigenous peoples.
The Kalinga Batok Tattoo Festival by Lars Krutak
Article about the history of tattoos in Philippines by tattoo expert Lars Krutak, Cultural Anthropologist and Technical Advisor to the Vanishing Tattoo
Ancient Tagalog Deities in Philippine Mythology • THE ASWANG PROJECT
The stories of ancient Philippine mythology include deities, creation stories, mythical creatures, and beliefs. List of gods in Philippine Mythology.
Aliwan Fiesta, Manila Philippines, 2011
From the 2011 Aliwan Festival in Manila on April 16th, 2011, a young performer shows off her amazing dancing skills.
A Filipino home near Manila, Philippines, early 20th Century
Native Filipino House Construction: www.gotouring.com/razzledazzle/articles/native.html C. H. Graves Company
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Philippines tourism is booming. Foreign tourists are coming like they have missed the country for so long. It’s a good sign for the people. It’s a very positive sign for the economy.
Tribal head hunters from Lubo, Tanudan, Kalinga, convene for a peace conference. Date Photographed: Early 1900. Photographer: Dean C. Worcester. Location: Luzon Island, Philippines. Credit: © Dean C. Worcester/National Geographic Society/Corbis.