Filipino Celebrations: A Treasury of Feasts and Festivals

By Liana Romulo

This multicultural kid's publication is filled with Filipino vacations, tradition, language and stories!

In the Philippines, humans like to celebrate—holidays are full of song and dancing, occasionally with colourful costumes, and continuously with nice foodstuff! wealthy with designated watercolors and cultural taste, Filipino Celebrations: A Treasury of Feasts and Festivals makes significant vacations (like Christmas) and relatives gatherings (like weddings and birthdays) come alive.

From those pages, young children will examine the historical past of every vacation, its cultural affects, the numerous ways that humans rejoice in numerous areas of the Philippines, exact customs and foodstuff, keyword phrases and words (in English and Tagalog), and extra. video games, songs, and different actions invite younger readers to hitch within the enjoyable. New and typical vacation trips tackle a distinct style as youngsters find out about the various cultures that make up this glorious island country. excellent for Filipino-American households trying to proportion the original tradition of the Philippines, educators drawn to selling multiculturalism within the lecture room, or someone attracted to the rustic, Filipino Celebrations will inspire teenagers a while 5 to 10 to take part and research whereas having fun.

Celebrations and gala's include:

  • Mga Kaarawan—Birthdays
  • Semana Santa—Holy Week
  • Mga Barrio Fiestas—Town Festivals
  • Mga Binyag—Baptisms
  • Araw ng Kalayaan—Independence Day and more!

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Released by means of Tuttle Publishing, an imprint of Periplus variations (HK) Ltd. www. tuttlepublishing. com textual content copyright © 2011 Liana Romulo representation copyright © 2011 Corazon Dandan-Albano All rights reserved. No a part of this booklet might be reproduced or used in any shape or whatsoever, digital or mechanical, together with photocopying, recording, or via any details garage and retrieval process, with no past written permission from the writer. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication info Romulo, Liana. Filipino celebrations/text through Liana Romulo; illustrations by means of Corazon Dandan-Albano. p. cm. ISBN: 978-1-4629-0862-2 (ebook) 1. Festivals--Philippines--Juvenile literature. 2. Philippines--Social lifestyles and customs--Juvenile literature. [1. Festivals--Philippines. 2. Holidays--Philippines. three. Philippines--Social existence and customs. ] I. Dandan-Albano, Corazon, 1964- II. name. GT4881. A2R66 2011 394. 269599--dc23 2011024139 allotted via North the United States, Latin the US & Europe Tuttle Publishing 364 Innovation force North Clarendon, VT 05759-9436 U. S. A. Tel: 1 (802) 773-8930; Fax: 1 (802) 773-6993 info@tuttlepublishing. com www. tuttlepublishing. com Japan Tuttle Publishing Yaekari development, third flooring 5-4-12 Osaki; Shinagawa-ku Tokyo 141-0032 Tel: (81) three 5437-0171; Fax: (81) three 5437-0755 sales@tuttle. co. jp www. tuttle. co. jp Asia Pacific Berkeley Books Pte. Ltd. sixty one Tai Seng street, #02-12, Singapore 534167 Tel: (65) 6280-1330; Fax: (65) 6280-6290 inquiries@periplus. com. sg www. periplus. com 14 thirteen 12 eleven 1108 TW 7 6 five four three 2 1 published in Malaysia TUTTLE PUBLISHING® is a registered trademark of Tuttle Publishing, a department of Periplus variations (HK) Ltd. For Nimai and Sara. With love. C. D. A. desk of Contents disguise Welcome to the Philippines! Birthdays Holy Week city fairs Baptisms Independence Day All Souls’ Day Weddings Merry Christmas! chuffed New yr!

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