Category Archives: Lifestyle

Magdalena Gamayo: Gawad Manlilikha ng Bayan

Magdalena Gamayo: Gawad Manlilikha ng Bayan   Magdalena Gamayo, Gawad Manlilikha ng Bayan, was born on August 13,1924.   Magdalena Gamayo of Pinili, Ilocos Norte, for more than seven (7) decades, her eyes have dimmed, but she is still considered the most distinguished weaver today.   As a result, she was awarded the 2012 Gawad Manlilikha ng Bayan… Read More »

Pagasa Color Coded Rainfall Advisories

Pagasa Color Coded Rainfall Advisories   Red means evacuation Orange means alert for possible evacuation Yellow means monitor the weather condition   Red – (Torrential) more than 30mm rain, observed in 1 hour and expected to continue in the next 2 hours. Serious flooding expected in low lying areas.   Orange – (Intense) 15-30mm rain, observed in 1… Read More »

Ang Wika Ko ni Rio Alma

Ang Wika Ko   For those Filipino students who are looking for poetry during this month of language or Buwan ng Wika, here is a little gift of our National Artist of the Arts Virgilio S. Almario for you.   Sa mga naghahanap ng tula para sa Buwan ng Wika 2018, narito ang munting handog ng ating Pambansang… Read More »

Jovita Fuentes: National Artist For Music

Today, August 7 is the 40th death anniversary of Jovita Fuentes.   Jovita Fuentes is a national artist for music.   She was born on February 15, 1895, and passed away on August 7, 1978.   Long before Lea Salonga’s break into Broadway, there was already Jovita Fuentes‘ portrayal of Cio-cio san in Giacomo Puccini’s Madame Butterfly at… Read More »