full story of biag ni lam ang by kpulanco in Topics > Books – Fiction, Epic, and English. Characters.: Major Characters of the story Biag ni Lam-ang Lam-ang – the son of Don Juan and Namongan Don Juan – the father of Lam-ang Namongan – wife. Biag ni Lam-ang (Ilocano Epic Story). The theme of the epic revolves around the bravery and courage of the main character portrayed by.

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The serpent having been ignored challenged him into a fight which cost the serpent its heads. There was a young woman named Ines Kannoyan whom Lam-ang wanted to woo. Blanco who sent the syory of the poem to De Los Reyes, who then published the text, in Ilocanoalong lxm-ang a Spanish prose translation, in his paper, the El Ilocano, to A prominent example is the scene in which Lam-ang was on his way home. Dumalapdap married Lubay-Lubyok Hanginun si Mahuyokhuyokan and then took her home.

After he went down the plains, he decided to bath in the Amburayan Riverwhich the local gals helped him bathe.

His rooster crowed and his dog barked and slowly the bones started to move. But Lam-ang, armed with supernatural powers, handily defeated them, giving stpry last surviving Igorot a slow painful death by cutting his hands and his ears and finally carving out his eyes to show his anger for what they had done to his father. Only a few days after they were born, Aso Mangga and Abyang Baranugon embarked to look for their father.

The high priest promptly made an altar and burned some alanghiran fronds and a pinch of kamangyan. Many of the Philippine epics that have survived and been recorded are from areas that have seen the least colonization by the Spanish and Americans. He followed the beautiful voice and was almost enchanted by it in his pursuit.


His rooster crowed and his dog barked and slowly the bones started to move. Aware that her child was a blessed, exceptional creature, his mother Namongan allows him to go. The brilliant Sural thought of the alphabet and started to write on white rock. One night, he biah for the Tandayag and wrestled with it with all his might. On his way, he met a woman and named Saridandan, whose name suggests that she was a woman of ill repute.

She lived in Calanutian and he brought along his white rooster and gray dog to visit her. This made Ines look out. Datu Paubari was buag happy when he was reunited with his three sons and he prepared a feast in their honor.

And they lived happily ever after. He asked the Igorots why they killed his father, but the Igorots in advised him to go home if he did not want to suffer the same fate which his father suffered.

Along the way he encountered Buyong Makabagting, son of the mighty Datu Balahidyong of Paling Bukid who was also travelling with the same purpose in mind.

Biag ni Lam-ang

Her decision angered her other suitors. They drove away the giant Sarimaw which was larger than an elephant and very fierce. The journey took several days. He brought it ashore and instructed the ladies to pull its teeth to serve as amulets against danger during journeys.

Upon returning to Nalbuan in triumph, he was bathed by women in the Amburayan river. Melmar Azores 9 February at She lived in Storg and he brought along his white rooster and gray dog to visit her.

There are around twenty known Filipino epic poems. Among the la-mang famous ones are: While he was away, his son Lam-ang was born.

Before Lam-ang was born, Don Juan went to the mountains in order to punish a group of their Igorot enemies. This was accompanied by a challenge to a fight, despite their obvious numerical lam-nag. The theme of the epic revolves around the bravery and courage of the main character portrayed by Lam-ang, who was gifted with speech as early as his day of birth, who embarked on a series of adventures which culminated in his heroic death and subsequent resurrection.


In fact, the epic poems of the Philippines are in many different languages, not just the currently dominant Tagalog.

Biag ni Lam-ang (Summary) BIAG NI LAM | Presario Compaq –

After the flood waters subsided, Stlry and Alunsina returned to the plains secretly. They were people turned into rock by Bi. Lam-ang was furious when he learned what had happened to his father. Abyang Baranugon was slighted by the remarks and immediately challenged Saragnayan to a duel. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.

This article needs additional citations for verification. Bantugan owned a magic shield, was protected by divine spirits and was capable of rising from the dead.

Biag ni Lam-ang (Summary)

With the diversity of ethnic groups in the Philippines, Filipino epics are not national in scope the way the Kaleva is in Finland, for example. Cannoyan mourned and for a while she thought there was no way to retrieve her lost husband. He asked her to go with him to the river along with her lady-friends. An Introductory History Ninth ed. The story was handed down orally for generations before it was written down around assumedly by a blind Ilokano bard named Pedro Bucaneg.