The last trophy heads cut off by Igorot headhunters was supposedly in the late 1970's. These fierce warriors who inhabit the Philippine Cordilleras also built the Banaue rice terraces. A panoramic vista of stairways of rice fields carved into the steep mountainside and reaching up to the skies. Constructed almost entirely by hand 2000 years ago.
Lapulapu was a Datu of Mactan, an island in the Visayas. He was the first native of the archipelago to fight against Spanish colonization. On April 27, 1521, Lapu-Lapu and his men triumphed over the Spanish invaders led by Ferdinand Magellan that is known as the Battle of Mactan. Learn more about Lapu Lapu Bayani Art X Jacob Ira Baybayin script by Jacob Ira
Dr. José Rizal (June 19, 1861 - December 30, 1896) was a Filipino polymath, nationalist and the most prominent advocate for reforms in the Philippines during the Spanish colonial era. His novel Noli Me Tangere, published in 1887, played an important role in Philippine history. He is considered a national hero of the Philippines. Learn more about Jose Rizal Art by Tata Ponsi
Andres Bonifacio "Supremo" also known as "Maypagasa" (November 30, 1863 - May 10, 1897) a Filipino revolutionary leader and patriot, is known as the "Father of the Filipino Nation." He was one of the founders and organizers of the Kataastaasan Kagalanggalang na Katipunan ng mga Anak ng Bayan or Katipunan, whose aim was to achieve Philippine independence through revolution. Learn more about Andres Bonifacio Bayani Art X Kristian Kabuay Art by Tata Ponsi / Bay...