baybayin (Alibata) typography
The â€œBaybayin writing systemâ€ also commonly known as the â€œAlibataâ€ was an old script structure used by these ancient Philippine settlers long before the first Spanish colonizers arrived in 1521. It originated from the ancient Javanese system, the Old Kawi script. It is part of the Brahmic family of syllables derived from the Vatteluttu system (the precursor of the modern Tamil script) used in ancient southern India and Sri Lanka. The Baybayin uses an abugida system based mainly on…
Baybayin: The Lost Filipino Script (Part 1) The Baybayin as we know it today is an ancient Philippine system of writing, a set of 17 characters or letters that had spread throughout the Philippine...
A MORON'S GUIDE TO ALIBATA by Kwekachu on DeviantArt
why? coz i'm a moron! mwehehehe! hope this one can be understood. i slaved my butt-off in macromedia freehand for you guys! .......be touched!........ A MORON'S GUIDE TO ALIBATA
Folk culture is a homogeneous culture that is usually kept by a group of people who share same aspects and celebrate the same traditions that are usually past down verbally.This is a type of folk culture because this is a very old filipino tradition called tinikling which is a dance done by dancing through the bamboo sticks while two people are moving it. This is still preserved in the philippines even I have done it before. Brenden Lasola
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Mga Kuwento ni Tito Dok 13: Yakkk, Bulutong Tubig!
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Visitors at Midnight
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Brief History Before the coming of the Spaniards, Philippine sculpture had a striking similarity with the Egyptian sculpture which is characterized by frontal nudity. Their difference lies in the symbolism behind the figure. In the Philippines, particularly among the Ifugaos, the “bulol” (fertility) is considered as an Ifugao granary god. It is a wooden sculpture in human form to assure bountiful harvests for the natives. The bulol, or sometimes bul-ol, to us not from the Cordilleras has…