Bohol Essays

Philippine Festival

1. The Black Nazarene * A life-sized statue of Christ is carried through town by barefooted men yelling, “Viva SeƱor, while huge crowd tries to touch the statue. * January 9 at Quiapo Church in Manila 2. Sinulog * The festival is characterized by a very long parade with many groups of persons dressed in colorful costumes, finding their way through the streets while dancing the Sinulog. * Held every year on the third Sunday of January in Cebu City….

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