The famous Igorot "wasay" ax of Kalinga origin and the "aliwa" of the Isnegs.
A construction tool, a hunting implement, and a battle-ax. During battle, the long handle and the heavy ax blade became a deadly combination. It was said a blow to the neck with this ax means instant decapitation.
#Igorot #wasay #ax
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RIP Igorot Hero: MAJOR MARVIN A INDAMMOG PA
MAJOR MARVIN A INDAMMOG PA - isang dugong mandirigma na Igorot mula sa Tanudan, Kalinga, miyembro ng PMA Class 2006, at subok sa labanan partikular sa Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao bilang isang Scout Ranger.
Ginugol ni Major Indammog ang kanyang mga araw sa militar bilang isang Scout Ranger na buong tapang na nakikipaglaban sa Abu Sayyaf at iba pang mga rebelde sa Mindanao sa loob ng walong (8) taon.
Siya ay tumanggap ng maraming mga parangal mula sa militar dahil sa kanyang buong tapang na pakikipaglaban sa mga terorista sa Mindanao pagkatapos ay inilipat siya sa AFP ng Intelligence Service noong 2014.
Isang taus pusong pakikiramay sa buong pamilya sa sa mga tatlo pa nitong kasamahan.
Another Igorot added to High-ranking Cordilleran Police Roster
The Cordilleras has added another star in its roster of high ranking police officers.
Newly-promoted Police Brigadier General Oliver Alilis Enmodias took his oath yesterday (April 23, 2019) and he shall be assigned at the Directorate for Integrated Police Operation for Northern Luzon.
PBGen Enmodias traces his roots from Barlig, Mountain Province. He was once the Provincial Director of the Mountain Province Police Provincial Office. Congratulations Sir.
By Maam Cristine Enmodias
#General #Igorot #Cordilleran #Enmodias #Police
Igorot Cop killed in Sulu twin explosion
Another fallen Igorot warrior. Igorot Police Senior Master Sergeant Joe Michael Ananayo Langbis is one of the soldiers and civilians killed following the twin explosion in Jolo, Sulu on August 24, 2020.
The Igorot hero is from Ampusa, Tuba, Benguet, and a member of the Philippine Special Action Force.
Our condolences to the bereaved family and friends!
Rest in peace, kabsat.
Photo: Doddie Mendillo
#JoeMichaelAnanayoLangbis #JoloSulo #TwinExplosion #SAF #Benguet #Igorot #hero #warrior
Proud Igorot OFW is a United Arab Emirates Hero
Proud Igorot, now a frontliner in the United Arab Emirates!
Red Cloud Decaleng Capuyan is one of the healthcare workers who continues to fight COVID-19 in the UAE.
Red is from the Cordillera Administrative Region.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the St. Louis University in Baguio city. He also has an International Interprofessional Wound Care Course at the University of Toronto in Canada.
He has been an Overseas Filipino Worker for five years. He is also the founding president of the Philippine Nurses Association in the UAE (PNA-UAE).
Despite the danger to the chosen profession, Red remains hopeful.
We salute you all Igorots abroad! Stay safe and see you the soonest!
Credit: GMA Pinoy TV
#ProudIgorot #OFW #frontliners #heroes #UnitedArabEmirates #COVID19 #RedCloudDecalengCapuyan
Igorot film "Tokwifi" makes it to Bangkok ASEAN filmfest
Carla Pulido Ocampo's "Tokwifi" or "Star," and four other PH Films will vie against 12 entries from Vietnam, Laos, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Cambodia, and Myanmar for the Short.
Tokwifi is inspired by a Bontok Igorot folklore.
Bangkok ASEAN Film Festival 2020, organized by Thailand's Ministry of Culture, aims to promote the film of Southeast Asia to acquire a more prominent status in the international film community and to foster a co-operation between the regional film industry and other film industries around the world.
The 6th edition of the festival will take place from Sept. 3 to 6.
#Tokwifi #Bontok #Igorot #film