Monthly Archive: October 2012

Oct 30

All Saints Day in the Philippines (“Todós los Santos”)

If you’re in the Philippines on the 1st of November one of most important religious events is All Saints Day when Filipinos visit cemeteries to remember their departed loved ones. They can spend the whole night (or two) sitting by the graves. It also gives relatives a chance to clean up the graves while decorating …

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Oct 05

Hauntings in the Philippines – Is this a photo of a ghost?

Haunted House in Santander Cebu

Hauntings in the Philippines With All Saints Day fast approaching I thought it was a good topic and one thing that fascinates nearly everyone, including myself is ghosts. No matter where you’re from, every culture there is some sort of belief in ghosts or hauntings. Even today it’s a popular as ever; there are a …

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