Moriones Festival of Marinduque

Moriones Festival of Marinduque

Moriones Festival | Marinduque, Philippines- My Place!!! #ProudMarinduqueno

Moriones Festival | Marinduque, Philippines- My Place!!! #ProudMarinduqueno

Moriones Festival, Marinduque, Philippines

Moriones Festival, Marinduque, Philippines

Moriones Festival (aka "Moriones Lenten Rites" to locals) | Marinduque, Philippines - the best place to experience HOLY WEEK.

Moriones Festival (aka "Moriones Lenten Rites" to locals) | Marinduque, Philippines - the best place to experience HOLY WEEK.

Moriones Festival, Boac, Marinduque, Philippines. No idea about Moriones Festival? Fire up google and find out what Moriones Festival is..

Moriones Festival, Boac, Marinduque, Philippines. No idea about Moriones Festival? Fire up google and find out what Moriones Festival is..

The MORIONES is an annual festival held on Holy Week on the island of Marinduque, Philippines. The “Moriones” are men and women in costumes and masks replicating the garb of biblical Roman soldiers as interpreted by local folks – Morion means “mask” or “visor,” a part of the medieval Roman armor which covers the face. The Moriones or Moryonan tradition has inspired the creation of other festivals in the Philippines where cultural practices or folk history is turned into street festivals.

The MORIONES is an annual festival held on Holy Week on the island of Marinduque, Philippines. The “Moriones” are men and women in costumes and masks replicating the garb of biblical Roman soldiers as interpreted by local folks – Morion means “mask” or “visor,” a part of the medieval Roman armor which covers the face. The Moriones or Moryonan tradition has inspired the creation of other festivals in the Philippines where cultural practices or folk history is turned into street festivals.

Moriones Festival, Marinduque Province, Philippines ManilaShopper.com

Moriones Festival, Marinduque Province, Philippines ManilaShopper.com

Moriones Festival, Marinduque, Philippines.

Moriones Festival, Marinduque, Philippines.

Meet Marinduque: Moriones Festival during the Lenten Season. Share your favorite festivals!  meetmanila.com

Meet Marinduque: Moriones Festival during the Lenten Season. Share your favorite festivals! meetmanila.com

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