Diana: A Celebration

Diana: A Celebration
Diana, Princess of Wales, will always be remembered for her tireless charity work, her style, her compassion and human warmth. In Atlanta until June 6th, Diana: A Celebration exhibition commemorates her life, all of her life’s work, and the legacy that she left behind. Diana became known to the world once her engagement to HRH Prince Charles went public on February 24th, 1981. She was the first Englishwoman in over 300 years to marry an heir to the throne, and became the Princess of Wales on July...
April 28th, 2010 | Katrina Verweel | Read More | Comments: 0
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A tribute to your origins: "Taga-saan ka sa atin?"

Whenever I meet another Filipino, I often get asked the question, “What province are you from?” (Taga-saan ka sa atin?). If they are Tagalog, I would tell them my hometown in Los Banos, Laguna. If they are Bisaya, I would mention my tiny seaside birthplace in Negros Occidental. It’s important for a Filipino to connect in this way with another fellowman. We immediately connect with someone from our own province, and especially so if we speak the same dialect. Maybe because we’re...
January 7th, 2009 | Maricar | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: connection, filipinos, General: Philippine Culture, Home and Family, province, tribute