THE month of May is a special one for Filipinos. It is the month of fiestas, with many towns all over the country honoring their patron saints. It is the month of special festivals that draw visitors from all over the country and from around the world. It is the month of flowers, for the rains start falling in May after the hot summer months, and the scent of sampaguitas, ilang-ilang, roses, and other blooms – the Flores de Mayo – is in the air.
A colorful and festive celebration of May, considered in the country as the month of Sunduan, Fiestas, Flowers, and the month of Virgin Mary; the Santacruzan will be held in Binangonan, Rizal.Continue reading …