Category Archives: Culture and Society

10 Shocking Old-Timey Practices Filipinos Still Do Today

By | 11/04/2016

Contrary to popular belief, not all the shocking practices our ancestors used to do have been relegated to the dustbin of history. In fact, these practices—far from being consigned to the schoolbooks—are actually very much in vogue today (some more than others).

14 Bizarre And Fascinating Philippine Festivals

By | 03/25/2015

For more interesting stories, please check out our latest book, “FilipiKnow: Amazing Facts & Figures Every Pinoy Must Know.” Filipinos love to party, that’s a fact. Whether it be for a religious occasion, a charter day, etc., we will find a reason to celebrate. From the biggest cities down to the smallest barangays, there is always a scheduled… Read More »

35 Outrageous Filipino Superstitions You Didn’t Know Existed

By | 09/24/2014

For more interesting stories, please check out our latest book, “FilipiKnow: Amazing Facts & Figures Every Pinoy Must Know.” We Filipinos are superstitious, and our culture—essentially a melting pot of local and foreign beliefs—has made us that way. We can’t deny that even in this day and age, we at times still adhere to the beliefs of our… Read More »