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Pre colonial philippine literature

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  • @jayrold_madarang Common sense, because its Philippine Literature and its from the Philippines. Why can you make better Japanese, American, Spanish Literature even you not from there? no!.
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  • Very informative. We should love our own literature even more. Foreign nations don't have these. Kakaiba talaga ang Pinoy.
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  • 1. Pre-Colonial Philippine Literature
  • 2. The literature of a formative past by the various groups of people who inhabited the archipelago
    A literature of varying human interest
    Close to the religious and political organizations of the ancient Filipinos
    The verses were addressed to the ears rather than the eyes
  • 3. Verses composed and sung were regarded as group property
    Legendary and religious poems
  • 4. DalawangBalon
    Hindi Malingon
    Sa araw ay Bunbong
    Sa gabi ay dahon
    Examples of Ancient Filipino Poetry
  • 5. Sang dalagangmarikit
    Kung bayaa’ynabubuhay
    Kung himasi’ynamamatay
  • 6. Made up of one or more measured lines with rhymes and may consist of 4 to 12 syllables
    Showcase the Filipino wit, literary talent, and keen observation of the surroundings
    Involves reference to one or two images that symbolize the characteristics of an unknown object that is to be guessed
    Riddle (bugtong)
  • 7. To entertain. Living in remote areas, before the advent of electricity, families would sit around the fire and the elders would quiz the younger generation with riddles.
    To educate. Riddles serve the function of passing down knowledge from one generation to the next. They require thinking in order to solve them.
    To titillate. Many old Filipino riddles contain double entendres that were intended to amuse the men and shock the women.
    To curse, without expressly cursing. A riddle could be made up against an enemy, rival town, or suitor.
    To preserve the culture. Riddles communicate the old ways from one generation to the next.
    Purpose of Bugtong
  • 8. Ate mo, ate ko, Ate nglahatngtao.(My sister, your sister, everyone's sister)
    Atis (Sugar Apple)
  • 9. Epigrams/maxims/proverbs
    Short poems that have been customarily been used and served as laws or rules on good behavior by our ancestors
    Allegories or parables that impart lessons for the young
    Often expressing a single idea, that is usually satirical and had a witty ending
    Maxims- rhyming couplets (5,6,8 syllables)
    Salawikain & Sawikain
  • 10. Ex of salawikain
    Angmatapatnakaibigan, tunaynamaaasahan. - - -You will know a true friend in time of need.
  • 11. Ex of Sawikain
    kumukuloangdugo"blood is boiling" = is very angry
    isulatsatubig"write on water" = forget about it
    Ex of Maxims
    Paghindiukol, Hindi bubukol. -meansWhat is not intended for one will not bear fruit.
  • 12. Used in witchcraft or enchantments
    Sa hinaba-habangprusisyon
    Sa simbahan din palaangtuloy
    BULONG (chants)
  • 13. Halimbawa (for example):Tabi, tabipo, Ingkong Makikiraanpolamang. 
  • 14. Used in teasing or to comment on a persons’ acutations
    “Catitibay ca tolos
    Aco’ I momontinglomot
    Sa iyo’ I popolopot”
    Kaninglamig, tinapa;
    Ikawnasana, sinta
    Kasabihan (sayings)
  • 15. A quatrain with seven syllables each with the same rhyme at the end of each line
    No title
    Ex. “Tahakngtingin, tulak
    ngsulyap, yakap, lapat
    hatak pa, kindat, hakat”
  • 16. traditional poetry of the HanunooMangyans of Oriental Mindoro which is normally inscribed on bamboo using a pre-Colonial syllabic writing system called the SuratMangyan .
    seven-syllable metric lines
    can be composed of more than four lines
    usually chanted
    teaches lessons about life
    recited by parents to educate their children, by the youth to express their love, by the old to impart experiences, or by the community in tribal ceremonies
  • 17. on some occasions like burial rites, the ambahan is used for entertainment
    SugotngamaawkunmanTangdayan no ma-ambanSabungan no manuywanImpadlasyamidaywanHangganbuhoktimbanganHanggansabalodpangdanBugkatdi way yamunganBilangdayibunlaganNo kangtinagindumanKang magpahalimbaw-anGabugtongtibilugan
  • 18. (Isn't this the truth with all:If the wife is good and kind,the husband reasonable, you have always friends around,like long hair drooping so nice.Till the final burial mount,you'll be sleeping on one mat. You don't want to separatePutting down my thoughts like this: An example very clear, being TWO, you're only ONE.)
  • 19. derived from Philippine folk literature, which is the traditional oral literature of the Filipino people. This refers to a wide range of material due to the ethnic mix of the Philippines
    There are many different creation myths in Philippine mythology, originating from various ethnic groups.
    Story of Bathala
    Visayan version
    The legend of Maria Makiling
  • 20. Presence of different deities
    Ex. Bathala
    Mythical creatures
  • 21. Ifugao – Hudhud hi Aliguyon
    Ilocos – Biagni Lam-ang
    Bicol - Ibalon
    Mindanao – Darangan
    Panay – Hinilawod
    Bagobo - Tuwaang
    Kalinga – Ulaliim
    Manobo – Agyu or Olahing
    Subanon - Sandayo
    Ancient Metrical Tales
  • 22. Aliguyon
    the exploits of Aliguyon as he battles his arch-enemy, Pambukhayon
    Biagni Lam-Ang
    tells of the adventuresvof Lam-Ang who exhibits extraordinary powers at a very early age.
    the story of three Bicol heroes: Baltog, Handiong, Bantiong
    oldest and longest epic poem in Panay
    the exploits of three Sulodnon demigod brothers, LabawDonggon, Humadapnon and Dumalapdap of ancient Panay
    Ancient Metrical Tales
  • 24. a form of folk lyric which expresses the people’s hopes, aspirations, and lifestyles
    repetitive and sonorous, didactic and naive
    traditional songs and melodies
    inspired by the reaction of the people to their environment
    Folk Songs
  • 25. uyayi – lullaby
    komintang – war song
    kundiman – melancholic love song
    harana – serenade
    tagay – drinking song
    mambayu – Kalinga rice-pounding song
    subli – dance-ritual song of courtship /marriage
    Tagulaylay- songs of the dead
  • 26. WAKAS
  • 27. So you guys please check out these videos that I want to show in the presentation and tell me which one.
    And if you guys have something to add please do telll and tell the other group members please
    I expect that some of yall do some research on what was said in the ppt so youll be ready on Wednesday