The Clamor of Kalinga

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Current Rank: 25 (Travel & Leisure)
Site Description: A blog about the people of Kalinga; their culture, practices, customs and traditions.
Date Joined: Jan 14, 2009

Tags: Kalinga, culture, customs, tradition, people

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Majestic Mountains of the Mountain Provinces
on Mar 29, 2013 in Majestic Mountains of the Mountain Provinces The Mountain Provinces, composed of Benguet, Bontoc, Ifugao, Kalinga and Apayao, are called such because of its majestic, mountain ranges that are not present in the plains of the lowlands. Some portions of Kalinga and Apayao are flatlands and some p...

Ethnic Costumes in Northern Philippines
on Mar 24, 2013 in Ethnic Costumes in Northern Philippines Philippines native costumes Igorot costumes ethnic costumes Ethnic costumes are usually colorful and durable because they are usually hand woven. Although, there are several ethnic tribes in the Mountain Provinces, the ethnic costumes are still similar in their vivid colors and vibrancy. The Igorot costumes,...

Pictures of DILG’s Provincial Director in Ayyoweng, Tadian
on Mar 7, 2013 in Tadian Pictures DILG’s Provincial Director Ayyoweng Mountain Province TADIAN, Mt. Province - These are pictures of DILG’s Provincial Director in Ayyoweng, Tadian. PD was mingling with the local folk. Congratulations, PD and team, for a job well done.

Pictures Panagbenga 2013 Festival, Baguio City - SLU Band and My Niece, Pheith Iena
on Mar 1, 2013 in Philippines Pheith Iena Baguio City Pictures- Panagbenga 2013 Festival flower festival All pictures featured here are courtesy of Maria Rosalina Persson and company during the recent Panagbenga Flower Festival.   Ms. Persson is a Filipina from Kalinga, residing presently in Bangkok, Thailand with her family. The Lead Banner...

Pictures of Panagbenga Festival in Baguio, Philippines
on Feb 25, 2013 in Philippines baguio Pictures of Panagbenga Festival All these pictures are courtesy of Paul Massilem, a civil engineer from Baguio City. Image credit: Paul Massilem Image credit: Paul Massilem All Images courtesy of Paul Massilem  ...

Taloctoc, Through the Eye of an Artist
on Feb 5, 2013 in Eugene Andrade drawings artist deviantART I just described Taloctoc to this talented artist and he was able to capture the essence of the small village in the heart of the Kalinga mountains. This was done by Eugene Andrade - a.k.a. suexox05 - an upcoming young artist; he's just 19, and a 3r...

Philippine Ethnic Costumes: Kalinga Costumes
on Dec 27, 2012 in Philippine Ethnic Costumes native Kalinga costumes Kalinga Costumes Igorot Native Costume Igorot costumes The Kalinga costumes for males and females are simple but colorful; a mixture of red, green, and yellow colors. During the past, male costume is composed of only one piece, the “bahag” G-string.  What is the G–string? The G-string...

Gorillas Dancing to Kalinga's Salidummay
on Nov 27, 2012 in Kalinga Tabuk Nats Dalanao Gorillas Dancing to Kalnga's Salidummay This great video was created by Nats Dalanao from Tabuk. Kalinga Gorillas Dancing to “Salidummay” Video credit: Nats Dalanao/YouTube A tribute to the skills of an IT Kalinga expert. Anything can be done!

Philippine Ethnic Costume
on Nov 16, 2012 in Philippine Ethnic Costume g string native costume igorot costume Kalinga costume The Kalinga man is wearing the g-string, with the usual head dress. He is dancing taddok in an ethnic wedding celebration.

Beautiful Mountain Provinces: Military Ethnic Wedding Dance
on Nov 15, 2012 in Beautiful Mountain Provinces military ethnic wedding dance ...

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