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Back in November 2012, I found the paths of little sea snails on the sands of a beach of Palawan Island. They look like drawings and writing! Check these pictures out: swirls and wiggles a criss cross and almost straight lines.  an apple. an upside down BA. almost a NGA. swirly path. a letter G!  Do you see any baybayin-like shapes? I think I do.Makes me wonder how our Philippine ancestors viewed little sea snail paths...

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Galaw Baybay-Nilay (Movement Meditation in Baybayin) Public Event ยท By Ginhawa  Saturday, November 24, 2012 9:00am until 4:30pm Bukal ng Tipan, Cainta, Rizal Pagninilay sa kalooban at mga kaloob (gifts) bilang isang Pilipino, sa pamamagitan ng paggalaw ng Baybayin. Ang Baybayin ay ang sinaunang pamamaraan ng pagsusulat ng mga katutubong Pilipino. Gagamitin rin ang Baybayin upang pag-ugnayin ang galaw,...

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Baybayin is Alive for Bing Veloso

Baybayin is Alive for Bing Veloso


Posted on Oct 11, 2010 in living, people

This was on site at Bahay Nakpil Museum 2004. Maria Rhodora Cabayan “Bing” Veloso is a development and community worker and has a diverse background in scholarly research,  grass roots immersion and peacemaking efforts. On the side, Bing is a musician and singer and performs with the world music band called Bailan. She also has sung epic songs and oral history with the tribes of the...

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