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Kalbaryo (Calvary)


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Kalbaryo or Calvary, commonly staged during Holy Week, is a reenactment of the passion of Christ’s way of the cross annually celebrated in the Municipality of San Andres during Holy Wednesday and Good Friday.




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A folk-religious related activity depicting a Christmas tradition. The activity centers on the re-enactment of the plight of St. Joseph and Virgin Mary, in their search for a place to stay overnight in the town of Bethlehem. They reenact through singing. It is held from December 16 to December 25. – Read More:




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Pantomina is Spanish for pantomime, movements imitating the courtship movements of the rooster and the hen. – From:

Pantomina is a native dance, popular on occasions of importance and mostly practiced in rural areas. It is a dance interpretation (pantomime) of a rooster courting a hen.


Padadyao sa Tinampo


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A people’s celebration through streetdancing and merriment to the beat of music on major streets, highlighted by choreographed theatrics. Held every 24th of October to coincide with the province’s foundation anniversary celebration.
This is held during the celebration of the province’s anniversary and a tribute to its founders, to continuously remind the people of Catanduanes of the province’s independence from the province of Albay. – Read More:



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Catanduanes, Typhoon and Crab Capital of the Philippines

Interesting Places to Visit in Catanduanes

Colorful Festivals and Events to Watch in Catanduanes

Let’s Have Fun in Catanduanes

Catanduanes Video Collection

Catanduanes Photo Gallery




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