Saturday, May 29, 2010

Maranao women living near the shores of Lake Lanao walk nobly with their distinctive movements, most particularly their graceful sway. Beaded and multi-colored umbrellas purposely made for wedding parades are displayed in this dance.

Girl wears tight long-sleeved blouse in royal colors such as golden yellow, green, pink , violet and velvet red. The skirt is a malong or a tubular skirt tied either on waist or in left shoulders or sometimes attached at the back of the head.

Boys wear a loose skirt of Indian karta blouse usually white and a lanket malong usually yellow or maroon in color green and maroon combinations. The headress called pis or fez is used, usually in black color.



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