Philippine Literature during Spanish Period
The indigenous literature of the Philippines developed primarily in the oral tradition in poetic and narrative forms. Epic poems, legends, proverbs, songs, and riddles were passed from generation to generation through oral recitation and incantation i
The Spanish Period (1565-1898) was believed to have started during the time of Miguel Lopez de Legazpi, the first Governor-General in the Philippines. He was responsible for establishing peace with various indigenous tribes. During his time, many changes happened to the Filipinos.
Education in the Philippines changed radically, and was before patterned from both of educational systems of Spain and the United States. However, after the liberation of the Philippines in 1946, Filipinos then had moved in various directions of its own.
Elementary and high school education is comp
The late development of nationalism among the Filipinos during Spanish period
Nationalism is the emotion we get every time we think for our country. During the period of Spanish colonialism, there was no national feeling among Filipinos. Nationalism did not exist in the Philippines. The ide
Ferdinand Magellan's commemorative cross in a church on Cebu marks his arrival in the Philippines in 1521.
Courtesy Philippine Tourist Research and Planning Organization
The first recorded sighting of the Philippines by Europeans was on March 16, 1521, during Ferdinand Magellan's circumnavigatio
Under Spanish rule there were established in these islands a system of primary schools. The Spanish regulations provided that there should be one male and one female primary school-teacher for each 5,000 inhabitants. It is clearly shown in the report of the first Philippine Commissio
Spanish Colonial Period
Abegail Imee R. Enriquez
Spanish Colonial Period
How does Spanish Colonial architecture reflect Filipino identity? Discuss the various building types and their relationship to pre-colonial architecture in your arguments.
Chapter 4 : The Period of Enlightenment (1872-1898)
After 300 years of passivity under Spanish rule, the Filipino spirit reawakened when the 3 priests Gomez, Burgos and Zamora were guillotined without sufficient evidence of guilt. This occurred on the 17th of February. This
Philippine Literature in the Spanish Colonial Period
The Spanish colonizers wanted to undermine the native oral tradition by substituting for it the story of the Passion of Christ. However, the native tradition survived and even flourished in areas inaccessible to the Spaniards. Also, the Spani
Our Theatrical Roots
There was no proof that the ancient
Filipinos has stage presentation during the pre-hispanic times.
The ancient Filipinos have performances such as ritual rites and ceromonies which were tagged theatrical.
The roots of the Phi
The Pre-Spanish Period
Long before the Spaniards and other foreigners landed or set foot on Philippine shores, our forefathers already had their own literature stamped in the history of our race.
Our ancient literature shows our customs and traditions in everyday life
Government During the Spanish Period
The Philippines was under the Spanish government for more than three centuries. Without any freedom and independence, Filipinos had to adjust and adapt to the new form of government as well as to different culture and traditions. The laws implemented in the
on LanguageSpanish Influence on Language, Culture, and Philippine History
Leslie E. Bauzon, "Influence of the Spanish Culture," translated to Nihonggo and published as "Firipin bunka eno Supein no eikyo" in Shizuo Suzuki and Shinzo Hayase (eds.), TONAN AZIA NO JITEN FIRIPIN (ENCYCLOPEDIA OF SOUTHEA
1. Explain how the British occupation of the country opened the eyes of the people in certain regions to the idea of freedom and expulsion of the Spaniards?
During this period, the Filipinos discovered how weak Spain was when it comes to armory when the British d
East Meets West
Making the food more palatable to the most discriminating medieval tastes triggered the search of spices of all sorts.
• Pepper, Cinnamon, Cloves, Nutmeg, Ginger
*These spices are indigenous to the east. By means of these spices, the bland taste of meat and fi
Discuss the ways in which Wilfred Owen vividly conveys disability and death in ‘Miners‘and ‘Disabled‘
Wilfred Owen was an English poet, who was born on the 18th March 1893. He got in to the army in 1917 after working as a teacher, however, he didn’t spend a long time there; 4 months only.
The invasion of the Filipinos by Spain did not begin in earnest until 1564, when another expedition from New Spain, commanded by Miguel López de Legaspi, arrived. Permanent Spanish settlement was not established until 1565 when an expedition led by Miguel López de Legazp
Education during Spanish Period
* Almost 333 years, colonize the Philippines. They are after 3G’s (God, Glory, Gold).
* The Spanish Education played a major role in that transformation. The oldest universities, colleges, vocational schools and the first modern public educati
Spain and Portugal were the two superpowers who pushed through their ultimate goals to discover the rest of the world. These nations, with their greed for material wealth, set colonies in the Americas, Africa and East Asia to establish their powers to greater heights.