Sunday, May 30, 2010

Thanksgiving festivals are one of many occasions for tribal celebrations. The movements in this dance of the Ifugao tribe, imitating those of a rooster scratching the ground, symbolize a thanksgiving prayer to the god Kabunian for a bountiful harvest of rice. Both men and women express their joy in this thanksgiving.


Post a Comment

About This Blog

for Filipino Teachers and Students ...
...and for those who want to learn our very own Filipino Ethnic & Folk Dances...

Blog Archive

  © Blogger template The Beach by Ourblogtemplates.com 2009

Back to TOP