Ipugao Origins Part 2 - New Days Ahead

Today, it's part 2 of the (assembled) Ipugao creation story as well as some other aspects of their beginnings, like a society you've never heard about and a revolt.

A shallow dive yes, but there's always time for more later.
Cole, Mabel Cook. Philippine Folk Tales (Chicago: A. C. McClurg and Company, 1916), pp. 99-101.
Beyer, H. Otley. ORIGIN MYTHS AMONG THE MOUNTAIN PEOPLES OF THE PHILIPPINES (From the Division of Ethnology, Bureau of Science, Manila, P. I.)


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Ipugao (Igorot) Creation: A Tale from the Mountain

Today, Marcy is bringing you an origin story, free without the troubles she ran into last time. Maybe she's got a different set of issues, but you know... she's come to expect that...

Sources:
Mabel Cook Cole, Philippine Folk Tales (Chicago: A. C. McClurg and Company, 1916), pp. 99-101.
Origin Myths Among the Mountain People of the Philippines by H. Otley Beyer (From the Division of Ethnology, Bureau of Science, Manila, P. I.)

And check out The Aswang Project www.aswangproject.com if you want to find some stories for yourself
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Interlude #2 - Tongues

There's an elephant in the room... Or so Marcy thinks, but none of you have seemed to notice. Still, she wants to talk about it now.

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Bicolano Origins Part 2 - Things Familiar and Things Vastly Different

In which Marcy tells you another Bicolano tale. Not exactly a creation myth, but hey, she's doing her best.

Maybe she should have thought this through...

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Source for this episode and many other things you may be interested in The Aswang Project

“Ancient Bicolano Pantheon of Deities and Creatures | Philippine Mythology.” THE ASWANG PROJECT, High Banks Entertainment Ltd, 5 Jan. 2018, www.aswangproject.com/ancient-bikolano-deities-in-philippine-mythology/.
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Bicolano Origins - Creations Anew

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Today, Marcy gives you a retelling of the Bicolano creation myth. Which may be a story you already know.

Source material:

Rosario Bonto, “Bikol Folklore”, in H. Otley Beyer, Ethnography of the Bicol People, Vol. II, Paper No. 65, pp. 1-3.

Also, check out The Aswang Project - aswangproject.com for more Filipino myths and legends
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Interlude #1 - July

Marcy takes a brief break from our creation myths to tell you a bit about what July means to her, a perspective shift she thinks is the product of her circumstances.

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Visayan Creation Myth 2 - Populating the world

Today, Marcy finishes up with the Visayan creation myth. As well as tying up some odds and ends..

Content warning: passing mention of animal sacrifice after the story (approx 20 minute mark.

Don't want to wait for the next story or want to do your own research?
Check out Tales of Long Ago in The Philippines by Maximo Ramos or any of his other books. Available on Amazon (or likely through your friendly neighborhood bookseller if you ask. Really, they love helping you with obscure books)

THE ASWANG PROJECT - www.aswangproject.com

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Philippine Folklore Stories (1904) by John Maurice Miller [In the public domain and thus available through the Gutenberg Project

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Episode 5 : Creating the Heavens - Visayan Origin Myth

Today, Marcy has a retelling (part 1 of 2) of another creation story. This one from the Visayan people, the largest enthnolinguistic group in the Philippines.

Don't want to wait for the next story or want to do your own research?
Check out Tales of Long Ago in The Philippines by Maximo Ramos or any of his other books. Available on Amazon (or likely through your friendly neighborhood bookseller if you ask. Really, they love helping you with obscure books)

THE ASWANG PROJECT - www.aswangproject.com

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Philippine Folklore Stories (1904) by John Maurice Miller [In the public domain and thus available through the Gutenberg Project]

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Episode 4 - Diving Deeper (Or Trying to) Into Tagalog Origins

There's a lot more that could be said about Bathala and the world he created. Is it going to fit in one episode? No, but let's just start with him... And a couple other things.

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Episode 3: A Different Type of Beginnings - Tagalogs

In this episode, Marcy tells you a story. Actually a retelling, of the Origin Myth of the Tagalog people.

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Episode 2: Beginnings

Last week, Marcy told you a bit about her origins, but what about those of the Filipino people? Well, prehistory is a difficult thing to nail down, particularly in a 30 minute podcast, but she’ll try…

Wait…… how did we get to this?

 

Next Week: Filipino mythology! Which is actually what Marcy wanted to talk about, but it seemed a little heavy handed to not at least mention this stuff.

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Some recommended readings/references….

(Disclaimer: Some of these books are absurdly hard to find. They are long out of print, and the interest just isn’t there for another run. As I find more, I’ll update this list.)

http://www.philippine-history.org/early-filipinos.htm

 

Beyer, Henry Otley (author), Mario D Zamora (ed) (1967) Studies in Philippine Anthropology (in Honor of H. Otley Beyer). Alemar Phoenix., 1967

            Anything Beyer wrote is pretty obscure. Which is odd because his work should be in the public domain, right?  That’s a genuine question.

Landa, Jocano, F.  Filipino Indigenous Ethnic Communities: Patterns, Variations, and Typologies. Quezon City: Punlad Research House, Inc., 1998

Landa, Jocano, F.  Filipino Prehistory: Rediscovering Precolonial Heritage. Quezon City: Punlad Research House, Inc., 1998

            Also somewhat difficult, but that might be because these were originally published in the Philippines, and I was looking in the US.

 

Garcia, Mauro (1979) Readings in Philippine prehistory. Manila: Filipiniana Book Guild.

 

Fox, Timothy and Duane R. Sneddeker, From the Palaces to the Pike: Visions of the 1904 World's Fair. St. Louis: Missouri Historical Society Press, 1997.

Gilbert, James. Whose Fair?: Experience, Memory, and the History of the Great St. Louis Exposition (2009)

 

DNews. “Callao Man' Could Redraw Filipino History.” Seeker, Seeker, 27 Nov. 2012, www.seeker.com/callao-man-could-redraw-filipino-history-1766074602.html.

Henderson, Barney. “Archaeologists Unearth 67,000-Year-Old Human Bone in Philippines.” The Telegraph, Telegraph Media Group, 3 Aug. 2010, www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/philippines/7924538/Archaeologists-unearth-67000-year-old-human-bone-in-Philippines.html.

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