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.
The Philippines through the Generations
Ati-atihan is one of the festivities in the Philippines held annually every third Sunday of January in Kalibo, Aklan, in honor of the town patron, the infant Santo Niño.
The Filipino cuisine combines Spanish-Mexican, Chinese, Indian, Japanese and even American influences that have affected the regional cuisines of different ethnic groups in the Philippines.
Philippine typical meals
Some typical meals with their Filipino names are:
La Union is a province of the Philippines located in the Ilocos Region in Luzon.
Sulu is an island province of the Philippines belonging in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM).
Romblon is an island province of the Philippines located in the MIMAROPA region in Luzon.
Ilocos Sur is a province of the Philippines located along the western coast of Northern Luzon and belongs to Ilocos Region.
Agusan Del Sur
Located in the northeastern part of Mindanao, Agusan del Sur is a landlocked province belonging to the CARAGA Region.