• Beautiful Places
    and Rajah Matanda. The strategic location of Maynilad, being on the Pasig River and the Manila Bay, made it an ideal location for indigenous Tagalog tribes to trade with other Asian civilizations, including Chinese and Islamic merchants who had come from China, Borneo, and Indonesia. Maynilad was...
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  • Wala Lang
    filtering device for the Western culture that the colonizers brought over from Europe. Japanese Occupation During the Japanese Occupation, when Tagalog was favored by the Japanese military authority, writing in English was consigned to limbo. It picked up after the war, however, with a fervor and drive...
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  • Philippine Data: History
    Republic of the Philippines attained its independence. A 20-year rule by Ferdinand MARCOS ended in 1986, when a "people power" movement in Manila ("EDSA 1") forced him into exile and installed Corazon AQUINO as president. Her presidency was hampered by several coup attempts that prevented a return to...
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  • Psych
    archipelago off the southeast coast of Asia, the Republic of the Philippines has a population of more than 70 million, speaking mainly English and Tagalog, along with seven other major dialects. More than 80 percent of the population is Catholic, due to a long period of Spanish rule, with the remainder...
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  • Tour Plannung Development
    kilometres from Carmona (Southern Tagalog). Enchanted Kingdom is located 6.7 kilometres from Binan (Southern Tagalog). Enchanted Kingdom is located 9.9 kilometres from Calamba (Southern Tagalog). Enchanted Kingdom is located 14.6 kilometres from Los Banos (Southern Tagalog). Enchanted Kingdom is located...
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  • History
    exhibits, he is included in the International dictionary of art published in London. Best known as an EDSA revolutionary artist, his long series painting started in 1986, the EDSA mural at the shrine, and the EDSA 2 relief mural of 2001. His historical series paintings are sensitive visual chronicles of contemporary...
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  • Sdfdsfdsf
    (Baptisms, Weddings, and Burials/Funerals). Once a Filipino dies, it is traditional to hold a wake. Deceased men are dressed in the traditional Barong Tagalog while women are dressed in either black dresses or in their best dress. Relatives that are closest to the deceased are customarily dressed in black...
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  • Stabigididadrendon
    anticipation of the arrival of the woman for what promised to be the evening of her biggest social rehabilitation yet after the little incident that was Edsa 23 years ago. When Imelda arrived, in a purple and red gown accented with a swarm of rubies on her neck, she glided in as if she’d never left—grand...
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  • Pick-Up Lines
    " “Do you know how to drive?,‘Coz you drive me crazy. Tagalog Pick-up lines “Miss, Google ka ba? Kasi, nasa iyo ang lahat ng hinahanap ko." “Miss, album ka ba? Kasi, single ako, eh." “Apoy ka ba? Kasi ‘alab’ you." O, Tagalog naman tayo, dahil mas matindi raw humirit ang mga Pinoy: ...
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  • Amalayer
    written during the Spanish period and the first half of the 20th century in Spanish language. Philippine literature is written in Spanish, English, Tagalog, and/or other native Philippine languages. Philippine literature is the body of works, both oral and written, that Filipinos, whether native,...
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  • Child Rights Protection
    Longest Revolt in Bohol. 35. Epifanio delos Santos - A Man of Many Talents; the Former Highway 54 is Now Named After him (EDSA). 36. Francisco Baltazar - Prince of Tagalog Poets. 37. Teresa Magbanua - First Woman Fighter in Panay. Visayan Joan of Arc. 38. Trinidad Tecson - Mother of Biak-na-Bato...
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  • Buenvenido Lumbera
    and Manunuri ng Pelikulang Pilipino in 1976. In such ways, Bienvenido Lumbera contributed to the downfall of Marcos although he was in Japan during the 1986 Edsa uprising, teaching at the Osaka University of Foreign Studies. Bienvenido Lumbera is also the founding and current chairperson of the Board of Trustees...
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  • Philippine Music
    indigenous groups (such as the Mangyan, Lumad, Batak, Tagbanwa and Aeta) as well as historically by low-land groups such as the Bisaya, Bicol and Tagalog, yet the kulintang ensembles themselves are only played by groups which were Islamized and engaged in international trade with its neighbors in Southeast...
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  • Docs
    friend of the common people.l He mingled, talked and ate with the barrio people. He loved to speak the Filipino language and to wear the   barong Tagalog even on state functions. So simple were his ways, so honest and sincere were his dealings with the people, so loyal and dedicated were his service...
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  • Paintings
    the People Power Revolution of 1986 located on the corner of Epifanio de los Santos Avenue or EDSA and White Plains Avenue in Quezon City.[1] It was made by Eduardo Castrillo in 1993. It is about 0.89 kilometers from the EDSA Shrine, another monument built to commemorate the event. * Spirit of Pinaglabanan...
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  • Hermano Puli
    Bakit hindi natin ipagpatuloy ang kanyang adhikain, nagtagumpay na tayo noon. Hinahangaan na tayo sa buong mundo noong Edsa Uno at Dos ! Mga magulang, at kapwa ko kabataan , muli nating isipin ang kapakanan ng ating bayan, isa-isantabi muna natin ang ating mga pansariling...
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  • Goodbye, Superboy: a Fond Farewell to the Last Romantic
    Ferdinand E. Marcos, and too many silly celebrations, with excessive hoopla, of each succeeding anniversary of the EDSA "people power" revolution (and then an EDSA II, and, sanamagan, even an EDSA III so-called) that the man whose heroism and sacrifice inspired not merely the first people power barricades...
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  • El Presidente
    created by the Jones Law. He was also top man of the ruling Nacionalista Party. * first president elected through a national election * he made Tagalog / Filipino as the national language of the Philippines * his body lies within the special monument on Quezon Memorial Circle | Jose P. Laurel ...
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  • Philippine Daily Inquirer
    the Mr. and Mrs. Special Edition and the weekly Philippine Inquirer, it was to play an important role in helping bring about chronicling the historic EDSA revolution. The Sandiganbayan on December 2, 1985 acquitted all 25 soldiers and a civilian accused in the Aquino-Galman double murder case. At about...
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  • Jhgnuivhniksk
    the Philippines. Felipe Agoncillo - Outstanding Diplomat of the First Philippine Republic. Francisco Baltazar Balagtas y Dela Cruz - Prince of Tagalog Poets. Rafael Palma - Cofounder of La Independencia and First UP president . Juan Luna - Greatest and Famous Filipino Painter. Marcelo H. Del...
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