Undas is also for the Living

undas is also for the living
Ours is a culture that is faithful to traditions. All around the country, family members and communities congregate to share a common experience of fulfilling both the expectations and requirements of a tradition, one of which is the observance of Undas.

Undas or All Saints Day is the time of the year when we remember our departed loved ones. Family members and friends who have gone before us are honored by a visit to their tomb. Such visits are also easily transformed to a reunion for families or friends.Ours is a culture that is faithful to traditions. All around the country, family members and communities congregate to share a common experience of fulfilling both the expectations and requirements of a tradition, one of which is the observance of Undas.

Full article here http://jilworldwide.org/resources/archives/415

Thanks to Grace Escalona and Gladys Laguatan for sharing your stories.
To my writing mentor and editor, Mam Evelyn Katigbak, cheers! aja!

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