Learning Baybayin: A Writing System From the Philippines
Google Keyboard added Baybayin to their featured languages. I'm going to show you how to start to write and read Baybayin — one of the most prominent writing systems in the Philippines.
Indigenous Philippine Textiles : Itneg cloth of Northern Phil
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Philippines Travel Locations - The Best Tourist Spots in the Philippines!
The Philippines is an amazing country. Rich in culture and natural resources, the Philippines make a perfect travel getaway for anyone. With its 7,107 islands, tourists will never run out of places to go and sights to see. There are however,...
Textile Tribes of the Philippines: Yakan Weaving, Weddings and Wears - Haute Culture Textile Tours
The Yakan are an indigenous Muslim tribe native to the tropical island of Basilian. Located in the Sulu Archipelago in the most southern region of the Philippines, Yakan people are recognised for their remarkable technicolour geometric weaves and the distinctive face decorations used in their traditional ceremonies. The Yakan are kind and loving people that embody a non-materialistic culture and live in close-knit communities. Back in the day Yakan women traditionally made textiles for…
Sinulog Cebu | John Lander Photography
Sinulog Street Dancing - an annual event held on the third Sunday of January in Cebu, Philippines. The festival honors the vision of Santo Nino, the patron saint of the City of Cebu. The festival takes several days with beauty pageants, contests, and street dances that commemorates the Cebuano peoples origins and introduction of Roman Catholicism after the arrival of Magellan.
Do Filipinos have their own script and do they still use it?
Dear Filipino, I once passed by a "Filipino fiesta" near the Moscone Center/Yerba Buena Gardens [San Francisco, CA] and so I checked out s...