Category: Lifestyle

Sama Dilaut Fishing Traps

Sama Dilaut Fishing Traps Fishing is the primary livelihood of the Sama Dilaut or the sea gypsies of the southern Philippines. Aside from their knowledge of ethnoastronomy, they also design different fishing tools such as traps, nets, and spears, indicating the...

Haligi

Haligi (Postholes) In line with the celebration of Buwan ng Wikang Pambansa, the National Museum of the Philippines last week featured a Philippine word each week with its corresponding archaeological significance. Today, the National Museum are highlighting “haligi”, a word embedded...

Ubujan Metal Age Burials

Ubujan Metal Age Burials To emphasize the significant turning points in Philippine History, the late President Benigno S. Aquino III declared the month of August of every year as “History Month”. In line with this month-long observance, travel back in time...