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Biag ni Lam-ang (Summary)

He was able to pin down the monstrous wild boar and tear out its mouth. Labaw Donggon submerged Saragnayan under water for seven years, but when he let go of him, Saragnayan was still alive. Among the more famous ones are: Oriol had escaped every trap and disappeared. 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.

Dinahon, an Aeta, created the stove, cooking pot, earthen jar, and other kitchen utensils. Humadapnon took off his magic cape and used it to lift the stone and threw it back into the mountain.

They plotted to bring harm to the newlyweds. Retrieved from ” https: Sory Rabot slept very soundly, Bantong was able to go near him.

Biag ni Lam-ang

They fought for seven months and their skill and prowess seemed to be equal. Philippine anthropologists and historiographers such as F. They were people turned into rock by Rabot. After the wedding Humadapnon went to seek the hand of the goddess in marriage.


Immediately Buyong Matanayon struck Humadapnon, who became unconscious. Labaw Donggon went to the north, Humadapnon went south, Dumalapdap to the west and Datu Paubari remained in the east.

The dirt is so gross that fishes and animals died upon contact of the water. They fought without rest for ten months until all the one-eyed giants were killed. Lxm-ang sees his father beheaded and the head stoory on a spike.

They drove away the giant Sarimaw which was larger than an elephant and wtory fierce. 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.

Labaw Donggon, the eldest of the three, asked his mother to prepare his magic cape, hat, belt and kampilan sword for he heard of a place called Handug where a beautiful maiden named Angoy Ginbitinan lived.

He told Labaw Donggon that what he wished for was impossible to grant because she was his wife. Melmar Azores 9 February at On his way, he met a woman and named Saridandan, whose name suggests that she was a woman of ill repute.

It was a golden period stoy Ibalon when even slaves were respected under the laws of Handiong. The headhunters throw spears at him, but he just catches it and throws it back to them.

While the headhunters are celebrating, in his anger, he challenges all of them to lam-qng duel.


Philippine Literature: Biag ni Lam-ang (Ilocano Epic Story)

While he was away, his son Lam-ang was born. Lam-ang was obliged to go to the sea and catch the fish. 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. These are mostly pagan groups and the Moros who were not Christianized by shory.

Namongan thought Lam-ang was up to the challenge but she was sad to let him go. With the aid of Dumasig, Biay killed Balanakon. 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.

At barely nine months, Lam-ang goes to search for Don Juan in the highlands where the latter was said to have gone. Lam-ang is an biga being, manifesting when he begins to speak in his early years, thus enabling him to syory his own name.

His adventures begin when his father, Don Juan, set out for a battle but never returned. May I know where and when did this literary piece was written, please??