Posted in December 2014

Rated 8 is The New Year


Originally posted on Development templates for Guinarona:
The year 2015 is an 8 Year, namely 2+0+1+5 = 8. The number eight is the infinity symbol. Number 8 resonates with the influences and vibrations of authority and personal power, self-confidence, executive ability, confidence, inner-strength, professionalism and the professional, management, material freedom, success, good judgement, money, finances,…

Rated 8 is The New Year


The year 2015 is an 8 Year, namely 2 0 1 5 = 8. The number eight is the infinity symbol.Number 8 resonates with the influences and vibrations of authority and personal power, self-confidence, executive ability, confidence, inner-strength, professionalism and the professional, management, material freedom, success, good judgement, money, finances, riches, manifesting wealth, abundance and … Continue reading

Apparitions?


As you know, Guinarona has had the San Pascual Baylon body relic since May 15, 2013 when it was installed.  Because Spain’s Basilica San Pascual Baylon appreciated Guinarona’s loss of the original San Pascual image in June 2010, which has not been recovered to-date, the nuns of the Basilica graciously sent in the body relic … Continue reading

The Filipino at His Worst


“Ridicule is a common feature of the Filipino character. It is an element of “amoral interdependence”, or the crablike way Filipinos deride others to raise themselves up. It starts in elementary school, which you can witness when you see kids laughing at their schoolmates who hurt themselves or otherwise mess up. It is devoid of … Continue reading

Death at Christmas: A Guinarona Story


It’s now 44 years since Papa died on December 24, 1970 at 1 p.m. to be exact. And it was a traumatic and horrible Christmas for us.Guinarona then had just become a newly minted parish, and we organized a youth choir to assist in the series of dawn masses, culminating in the Midnight Christmas Mass … Continue reading

Of Great Typhoons


Typhoons are beings of the air element; they are so much alive just like you and me. They too are composed of  molecules and atoms.  But they are bigger than life, and they have god-like powers.  Man is always at their mercy and never conversely.There is a theory nowadays that super typhoons are creations of … Continue reading

Linubihan as Christmas Treat


Guinarona, with its world-class irrigation system, is a major rice producer in Region 8, Philippines. Naturally, on important occasions, such as the Guinarona Fiesta and Christmas, rice, in all its permutations, figures well in the tableau.Among our Christmas activities, including assisting and singing in the series of Misas de Gallo, making the Linubihan on December … Continue reading