Ibalon is an epic from Bicol. This book shows how the first towns of Bicol were established under the leadership of Baltog, Handiong, and Bantong. The three. The three brave heroes who fought the peace of Ibalon (old name of Bicol). The Ib├ílong, also known as Handiong or Handyong, is a stanza fragment of a Bikol .. Ibalon: Tatlong Bayani ng Epikong Bicol. Philippines: Children’s.

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For a long time, he remained stupefied.

Unti-unting pumasok sa loob ng kweba si Bantong. But Oryol escaped every one of it and disappeared. The very survival of these hg legends is direct proof of the vitality of Bikol culture. This is just a summary of the Epic in Ibalon. Then appeared the giant Rabot, half-man and half-beast, with awesome and terrifying powers.

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The Ibalon

Dahil dito, hindi siya natatakot sa mga halimaw. Then, the serpent helped the hero to conquer the monsters, thus restoring peace to the entire Ibalong. Si Baltog ay matanda na upang makilaban. With this, respect for rights of heritage and succession were guaranteed, and slave and master kept to his own place.

The epic is celebrated through street performances and floats on Ibalong Festival in Legazpi City, Bicol region since Bantong was a brave and cunning young warrior who ibakon killed the half-man and half-wild beast Rabot, although Handyong had given him 1, warriors to help him do it.

Dahil dito, nagdiwang sila at ipinagunyi ang bayaning si Baltog. And they never stopped fighting until all these monsters were killed. You epioo, just cite me as reference. The format I used in this script is the format usually used for writing scripts for audiovisual media. He was ordered to kill the new monster in Ibalong.


Rabot is ugly, a liar, and had a loud voice. The old folks claim that the two islands with a slender strip of water between Samar and Sorsogon were the spirit of Mt. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: From Ibalon to Sorsogon.

Itinuro ni Dinahong Pandak ang paggawa ng palayok na Iluad at ng iba pang kagamitan sa pagluluto. Ibalin blog, fresh information, I read it from time to time!! In the fight with giant crocodiles, which colored red the Bikol river, he emerged unhurt, while the apes of the pongo and orangutan variety who had watched with horror, were finally driven to the mountain Isarog.

Handyong was able to domesticate the big-bodied beasts “in a short while”.

The second hero who came to the land of Ibalong was Handyong. Through his good example, his people became inspired and came up with their own inventions. The people planted rice and because of their high regard iibalon him they named this rice after him.

He came to Bikol with his followers after Baltog, and came to be the most famous of the tawong-lipod. Next to come was Handyong.

Ibalon: tatlong bayani ng epikong Bicol – Tomas Lacson – Google Books

Naging lalong maunlad at masagana ang Ibalon. Wala pa namang problema sa edukasyon natin ngayon, di ba? He carved it on a white rock-slab from Libong, which Gapon later polished. The dagatnong originally came from Kotmong. The epic depicts the transition of the ancient Bikolanos from the hunting stage to the agricultural stage, from the nomadic state to the settled life. Epikl them are supernatural creatures.


Hmm, napakalaking halimaw naman nito, pero hindi ako natatakot sa kanya! So, alone and unafraid, Handyong decided to look for Oryol in the heart of the forest. Then one night, a monstrous, wild boar n as Epjko saw these field and destroyed the crops. Because of this, Oryol helped Handyong clear the region of ferocious beasts until peace came to the whole of the land. Rivers changed their direction and the seas waves rolled high.

The Journal of History, Volumes Retrieved 9 February Hablon invented a weaving loom and bobbins. They even drove away the giant and very fierce Sarimao which had very sharp fingernails.

Upon knowing this, Baltog decided to look for this boar with all his courage and patience.

In one of the areas of Ibalong called Ligmanan, Handyong built a town. Subalit may muling kinatakutan ang mga tao, isang malaki at mapaminsalang baboy-ramo na tuwing sumasapit ang gabi ay namiminsala ng mga pananim. But using his wisdom against Rabot, he did not attack the giant right away. Pinamunuan ni Handiong ang eppiko lalaki ng Ibalon upang kanilang lipulin ang mga dambuhalang buwaya, mababangis na tamaraw at lumilipad na mga pating at mga halimaw na kumakain ng tao.

One elusive snake, igalon, he failed to subdue despite all his effort. Ang sistema ng pagsulat ay itinuro ni Sural.