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Palawan as Promised Land

Palawan as Promised Land

Tagbanwas and the Palaw’ans, the two ethnic groups of Palawan, are theorized by Prof. Michael Angelo A. Doblado, Director...

Bohol: Influencing the Quincentennial Historical Marker Project

Bohol: Influencing the Quincentennial Historical Marker Project

If I may confide to you, Bohol influenced a lot in the marking project of the Philippine route of...

Rizal: Genius Has No Country

Rizal: Genius Has No Country

Who would have thought that this kid would be great someday? He could have heeded his mother’s advice to...

BTS-Vibe Proposed Logo for the Memory Project

BTS-Vibe Proposed Logo for the Memory Project

ARMY, chilax. 💜 This was one of the logo studies for the National Quincentennial Committee’s (NQC) National Memory Project...

We Cannot Distill Christianity Out of the Filipino

We Cannot Distill Christianity Out of the Filipino

On behalf of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, please accept my warmest congratulations to the Catholic faithful for this milestone....

When Quezon Saves Magellan and Elcano from World War II

When Quezon Saves Magellan and Elcano from World War II

On the occasion of the 500th anniversary of the first circumnavigation of the world, the National Museum of the...

Pagsubok sa mga Dayo

Pagsubok sa mga Dayo

Hindi basta tinanggap ng ating mga ninuno ang pagdating ng paglalayag nina Magallanes-Elcano.  Sa pamamagitan ng ritwal na kung...

A Test of Sincerity

A Test of Sincerity

Our ancestors did not easily accept the Magellan-Elcano expedition.  Through the ritual called sandugo (blood compact), our ancestors tested...

Blood Compact 500 Years Ago

Blood Compact 500 Years Ago

On this day, 500 years ago, Colambu, the rajah of Limasawa (in today’s Southern Leyte), entered into a peace...

Gold of Our Ancestors

Gold of Our Ancestors

On this day, 500 years ago, Magellan was surprised by the gold in the life of our ancestors. He...

The Rise of Enrique de Malacca

The Rise of Enrique de Malacca

On March 28, 500 years ago, Enrique de Malacca, the Malay servant of Ferdinand Magellan, mattered in world history...

Lapulapu as a Heritage of the Filipino

Lapulapu as a Heritage of the Filipino

Exactly a month from now, the country will mark the 500th anniversary of the Victory at Mactan. The National...