Published: July 22, 2013
Pangkat Etniko, The different ethnic groups in the Philippines are recognized themselves in one or more factors such as race, language, religion or a common history. Comprised the vast majority of the population group Austranesyano ninirahan the plains, and became a Christian from being animism, Hinduism, Buddhism or Islam over three hundred years of the Spanish conquest. From north to south, the majority of this group are the Ilocano, the Pangasinense, the Tagalog, Kapampangan, the Bicolanos, and Visayans. Say once part of the descent group Austranesyano and / or ethnic Malay; though, often considered by many to be unfounded scientific delineation based on race, especially since Filipinos considered the Negritos in Philippines.
The diverse people of the Philippines is its people. Filipinos call them. But diverse group they are part. Divers also call them. One of the ancestors of the Aetas. They are also called Negritos, Ayta or Baluga. Basically they nainirahan Central. It was in the mountains of Zambales, Quezon, Laguna and Cagayan. Also populated mountains of Panay and Negros. As the Aetas, the Ifugao, Kalinga Luzon was also living. They located in Mountain Province.
The Ifugaos built the famous rice terraces two thousand years ago. Another group of Filipinos in Luzon are the Ilocanos. They usually live in the northern part of Luzon. But there are Ilocanos as in other parts of the Visayas and Mindanao. They live in that area in order to work, trade, or spouses. Savings and hardworking they are. Also located in the middle and southern Luzon’s Tagalog. They are the second largest group of Christians in the Philippines. Known as the Central Mangyan. They located on the island of Mindoro. Most of them have external appearance and way of life that still plain and like our ancestors.
Also varied team Philippine islands of Mindanao. One of these is the Cebuano with the largest group the region. They celebrated folk song “said Nila” and dance to Pink Pandan. From Visayas Ilonggo also. They also noted folk song and dance Dandansoy cariñosa. Waray also the Philippine team in Leyte and Samar. Some of them are the Badjao, Maranao, Tausug, T’boli, and Manobo. Living in the coastal Badjao. They found from Zamboanga to Sulu. Fishing is the main occupation of their lives. The team of T’boli live in Cotabato.
Farming is the main ikina-revive them. [The Team Alaska (ethnic) Dumagat Rizal and Quezon] – A group of folk it is not much known because they are counted as the Aeta and the Luzon.Ang Negrito groups live in the mountainous part of Rizal ,. Bulacan, Laguna and Quezon which were part of the highlands of SIERRA MADRE.Sila is divided into two types, the first is the pure Dumagat who still live and nakabahag in the mountains above and the second is called redemtador or lahukang Tagalog and Dumagat known the term indigenous, living in crowded society in Rizal and parts of Quezon.Ang native Dumagat is one of the remaining human race in the Philippines belong to the kind of person India due to the relevancy of the word and its beliefs ancient civilization of India.
The term them Dumagat can be derived from the word RUMAKAT / LUMAKAT / WALK an excuse that they are one of the first people in Luzon who arrived by crossing the land bridge to Asya.Kung reviewed nakadugsong one ancient race people here in the philippines islands came from India proved a bill of copper (Laguna Copperplate inscriptions 822 AD), the further study of the culture and language of this group will strengthen criticism it.For example the sentence is Dumagat translation “Good morning to you all” non-Masampat side abi kitam mapesan! According to their knowledge, the words they are divided into two-a common and an adult or present pangpitagan.Sa called it “tracing” or common and ” Mangni “or pampitagan.