The history of the Philippines is believed to have begun with the arrival of the first humans via land bridges at least 30,000 years ago.
Indigenous Religious Beliefs and Practices in the Philippines
Though religion in the Philippines has been influenced by western religions, they still maintain a distinct Southeast Asian flavor in their spiritual beliefs and practices.
Religion in the Philippines
The early Filipinos had pagan beliefs.
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Tectonic plates below the Philippines
Philippines are located in the western Pacific Ocean in Southeast Asia seated on the Pacific Ring of Fire which is a direct result of the tectonic plates.
Davao Oriental is a province of the Philippines located in the Davao Region in Mindanao.
Sulu is an island province of the Philippines belonging in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM).
Oriental Mindoro, located about 140 km southwest of Manila, is a province of the Philippines located in the island of Mindoro under the MIMAROPA region in Luzon.
Bukidnon is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in the Northern Mindanao region.
Rizal is one of the first class provinces of the Philippines located in the CALABARZON region, just 16 kilometers east of Manila.