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The Igorotage community blog is a farm of knowledge and an outlet for your thoughts, ideas, and a whole lot more.


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History

Oct 14, 2017

The History of the Valley of La Trinidad

The valley of La Trinidad during pre-Spanish times was then called "Benget". It is believed that it was named after Guillermo Galley's wife.

Oct 11, 2017

The Igorot Woman Who Came Alive - A Benguet Legend

A long time ago there lived in Kafagway, which is Baguio today, a rich Igorot couple. Their story inspired the Benguet culture.

Oct 4, 2017

Savagery of the St. Louis Exposition of 1904 in Forcing Filipinos to Eat Dogs

Did the United States of America educated and created Filipinos to eat dogs?

Oct 3, 2017

Tugtugaka And the White Deer

Tugtugaka, a brave chieftain of Nabalicong set out to hunt a white deer, which had eluded many hunting trips and had posed a big challenge to hunters.

General

Oct 16, 2017

the SCENIC BESAO Sunset.

If Sagada has its SUNRISE...............Besao has its SUNSET.

Oct 14, 2017

1 Million Reasons You Wish You're NOT An Igorot

There are million reasons why being an Igorot is a privilege and there's another million that you wish your not.

Sep 29, 2017

Igorotage Blog: Share Your Stories With the Igorot Community

Introducing the Igorotage community blog. Read, write, and share stories worth spreading.

People

Oct 15, 2017

Uncommon True Valor Story of An Igorot Scout Ranger

This Igorot Scout Ranger was awarded the "Medal of Valor", the highest award in the Armed Forces of the Philippines.

Oct 4, 2017

Carrotman: The Unexpected Journey of Jeyrick Sigmaton

Jeyrick "Carrotman" Sigmaton, a simple Igorot farmer, an internet sensation.

Oct 1, 2017

Lampitok: Behind the Scenes

Meet Nestor Daguines of Buguias, Benguet, the man behind the animated movie series Lampitok and other Igorot movies.