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COLORFUL FESTIVALS IN ILOCOS SUR
The province of Ilocos Sur holds various annual festivals to celebrate traditions, customs and thanksgiving in very colorful ways; they are:
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Begnas Festival is a tribal celebration. It is a big gathering of the various tribal groups in the province which include Tinguians, Kankanaeys, Bago, Isneg, and Igorots to name a few. – http://www.ilocandiatreasures.com
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The Kannawidan (local term for traditional practice) festival is an occasion to strengthen the Ilocano culture, recognize Ilocos Sur’s sons and daughters who brought honor to their province, celebrate abundant harvest or just to celebrate the Ilocano spirit that continues to drive locals to boost their home province. Various festivities were staged from trade, agriculture, aqua and livestock while a display of farm products opened the six-day festival. – http://asianjournal.com/news/ilocos-sur-revives-culture-in-kannawidan-ylocos-fest/#sthash.ENHj66XH.dpuf
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