Karaniwan na ngayon para sa atin na ipagdiwang ang Araw ng Kalayaan tuwing Hunyo 12. Gayumpaman, bago ang 1962, ipinagdiriwang ang Araw ng Kalayaan tuwing Hulyo 4, upang alalahanin ang araw ng pagkilala ng Estados Unidos sa ating kalayaan noong 1946.
On September 29, 1898, the Malolos Congress ratified the Independence Proclamation of June 12, 1898. To celebrate, reputed pastry maker Juan Padilla and cook Emilio Gonzales, prepared and served “high style” courses at par with the finest European banquet. According to Felice Sta. Maria, these dishes were served to the assemblymen in Malolos, Bulacan. The continue reading : Cuisine, and the ratification of independence
We celebrate three anniversaries on June 12: The anniversary of the proclamation of Philippine independence from Spain; the anniversary of the Philippine flag, which was formally presented to the people from the balcony of President Emilio Aguinaldo’s house in Cavite during the proclamation of independence; and the anniversary of our National Anthem, which was played continue reading : The National Anthem’s predecessor and influences