Holy Week Observances Around The World, Marinduque Included

ABC News Specials ABC News, an international news company with headquarter in New York, USA, featured the Holy Week Observances Around the World and Marinduque, Philippines is one of those. Balmaseda, Spain Palm Sunday signals the start of Holy Week in the Christian religion. Festivals around the world celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead. Here, a cast member in the role of Jesus performs a scene from the “Via Crucis” during Holy Week in the Basque town of Balmaseda, in northern Spain, on March 25, 2016. Segura…

Marinduque Is Home: Photo by Seller Nolos

Marinduque based photographer and event organizer Seller Nolos encourage and bring the netizen to the beautiful island and majestic province of Marinduque through his captivating and stunning picture-perfect works. He reminded the travelers to visit the following must see scenic spots. Poctoy White Beach, Torrijos Marinduque Beach Busay Falls, Sta. Cruz Immaculate Conception Cathedral, Boac Kawa Kawa Falls, Sta. Cruz The Lourdes Grotto, Buenavista Overlooking Islets Marinduque Moriones Festival Old Mine Site, Mogpog Marinduque Moriones Festival   St. Isidore Labrador Church, Mogpog St. Joseph the Worker Parish Church, Gasan Indeed,…

Marinduque Itinerary: Round Trip Marinduque Travel and Tour

Round Trip Marinduque Travel and Tour Email add.: info.marinduque@gmail.com   Contact No.: 0977.649.4754 Website: marinduquenews.blogspot.com *Day Time Activities Thu 7:00PM Pick up time 8:00AM Departure in Manila Fri | Day 1 12:00AM Arrival in Dalahican Port 6:00AM Departure in Balanacan Port, Mogpog 6:30AM Balanacan Shrine 7:00AM Balanacan View Deck 8:00AM Arrival in hotel with surprise 8:30AM Breakfast 10:30AM Free time: relaxation, swimming and nap 12:00PM Lunch 1:30PM Boac National Museum 2:30PM Our Lady of Biglang Awa Cathedral 3:00PM Laylay Port 3:30PM Gasan Butterfly Farm 4:30PM St. Joseph Chruch 5:00PM Sunset over…

Marinduque: Moriones Festival 2015 Schedule of Activities

Moriones Festival Observed during the Holy Week, this annual religious festival is quite different from the rest of the festivals in the country. Masks are worn by participants so they would like Roman centurions. These centurions march across the town in search of Longinus, their former comrade who they must now punish for converting to Christianity. As the legend goes, Longinus was blind on one eye. Now, he was the one who speared Jesus on his side to check if he was already dead. When a drop of blood reached…