THE EPIC TELLS about the bravery of. Lam-ang, who was precocious from birth. The adventures begin with his search for his father who was killed by the Igorot. Biag ni Lam-ang Buod Summary of Biag ni Lam-ang, the Ilocano epic of the Philippines Epiko English version of the Life / Buhay ni. 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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While he was away, his son Lam-ang was born.

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Gift of speech Of the six old versions of the epic which include a Zarzuela folk stage play written by Eufemio L. It is the most important form of oral biab 6.

Melmar Azores 9 February at Lam-ang then goes off in search of his father, leaving his grieving mother behind. Lam-ang had no problem fulfilling this condition and he and Ines were married.

Biag ni Lam-angthough dominated by action and tragedy, nonetheless contained some comedic points. But the rooster indicated that if only all the bones could be gathered back, Lam-ang could be brought to life again. Before Lam-ang was born, Don Juan went to the mountains in order to punish a group of their Igorot enemies.

As they were about to leave the river, Lam-ang noticed a giant crocodile. Give 2 features of a ritual dance.


As he is bathing, some of the maidens who were present at the river gladly attend to him. The guests expressed a desire to taste a delicacy made of rarang fish. What culture and traits had been retained nowadays?

English Literature : Biag ni Lam-ang (Summary)

This encounter led to another when he met a nine-headed serpent who, like Sumarang earlier tried to dissuade biga from going any further.

Dona Ines Kannoyan 7.

May I know where and when did this literary piece was written, please?? Inofinada, the Llanes version no and that of Leopoldo Yabes stanzas are the most popular. An Introductory History Ninth ed. Where did Lam-ang live? Aiding him are his magical pets, a cat in other versions,no cat ,a dog, and a rooster.

Although most of the thematic scholarship regarding the Biag ni Lam-ang have focused on the evolving Roman Catholic influences of the epic, some Philippine textbooks [8] have suggested that it may have been influenced by Hindu epics the Mahabharata and Ramayana.

Invited to lunch with the family of Ines, Lam-ang impresses her parents with his wealth and upon returning, he gives the family two golden ships. Where did Ines live? Pantomime and Impersonation 5. As oral literature, the poem is believed to have originated in pre-colonial times, evolving as it is passed on from poet to poet and generation to generation.

This feat amazes everyone present, especially Ines.

Biag ni Lam-ang (Summary)

Back alive, Lam-ang and his wife lived happily ever after with his white rooster and gray dog. It is a popular poetic form composed of syllable lines arranged in quatrains. The serpent having been ignored challenged him into a fight which cost the serpent its heads.


Help Center Find new research papers in: Marriage Upon arriving home, Lam-ang decides to court biagg love interest, Ines Kannoyan who lives in Calanutian Kanluit. When Lam-ang hunts the rarang, a giant clam, a fish swallows him.

Calip believe in the pre- Hispanic origin of the poem.

Biag ni Lam-ang

Biag ni Lam-ang Tagalog: Retrieved from ” https: June Learn how and when to remove this template message. While on his way, he met a certain Sumarang, whose name connotes obstruction, who tried to dissuade him from proceeding and who taunted him into a fight. He asked the Igorots why they killed his father, but the Igorots instead advised him to go home if he did not want to suffer the same buag which his father suffered. What was the name of his town? And they lived happily ever after.

How did the literary works survive? Satisfied with his revenge, he went home.