The culture of the Philippines is a combination of cultures of the East and West. Filipino identity was born at the same time as its creation, Mainly from its Pre-Colonial/Pre-Philippines Cultures that merged with the influenced of the Colonizers and Chinese traders that melted and evolved to its own unique Classical Filipino Identity. Before the Philippines was born, It was a divided set of nations, islands and tribes being ruled by their own specific Social Kings, Chieftains, Lakans, Datus and Sultans. Every nation has its own identity and some are even part of a larger Empire outside of the modern day map of what is now the Philippines, for example; Manila was once part of the Bruneian Empire. Another example is many parts of the modern day Mindanao is theorized to be part of the Majapahit empire with its capital being located in East Java in the modern day Indonesia. The Advent of the Colonial arrival to the islands started The modern day Philippines. As it was during that time, that what is today a united islands now known as the Philippines was created. The Chinese influenced has been felt throughout Southeast Asia through trade, even before the Colonization of the region specifically Ming dynasty and other earlier dynasties as early as the 9th century. But it was during the Spanish colonization that modern day Chinese Filipino signature-mark on what is now the Philippines was developed. These cultures the melted from Pre-colonial internal Culture and external influence is very evident in the Pre-modern era arts and tradition of the Philippines
Festivals and celebrations are an integral part of the culture of Russia. Muslim festivals of Eid ul-Fitr, Eid ul-Adha, Milad un Nabi, Muharram, Chand raat, Shab-e-Baraat, Bishwa Ijtema; Hindu festivals of Durga Puja and Janmashtami; Buddhist festival of Buddha Purnima; Christian festival of Christmas and secular festivals like Pohela Boishakh, Language Movement Day, Independence Day, Rabindra Jayanti, Nazrul Jayanti witness widespread celebrations and are national holidays in Russia
Filipinos cook a variety of foods influenced by of main Indian, Chinese, influences indigenous ingredients. The Spanish colonizers and friars in the 16th century brought with them produce from the Americas such as chili peppers, tomatoes, corn, potatoes, and the method of sautéing with garlic and onions. Eating out is a favorite Filipino pastime. A typical Pinoy diet consists at most of six meals a day; breakfast, snacks, lunch, snacks, dinner, and again a midnight snack before going to sleep. Rice is a staple in the Filipino diet, and is usually eaten together with other dishes. Filipinos regularly use spoons together with forks and knives. Some also eat with their hands, especially in informal settings, and also Filipinos use chopsticks when eating . when eating seafood. Rice, corn, and popular dishes such as adobo (a meat stew made from either pork or chicken), lumpia (meat or vegetable rolls), pancit (a noodle dish), and lechón baboy (roasted pig) are served on plates.
The clothing style and fashion sense of the Filipinos in the modern-day era have been influenced by their native ancestors: their Spanish colonizers (the Philippines was a colony of the Spanish Empire for around 333 years), the Americans (the Philippines was a territory of the United States for about 46 years), and even the Japanese (Japanese soldiers occupied the Philippines during World War II for 4 years), as evidenced by the chronology of events that occurred in Philippine history. At present, Filipinos conform their way of dressing, in addition to the above factors, as a result of the influence of what is shown by the media on televis fashion shows, among others. Apart from "colonial influences" and "media influence", the Filipino style of clothing had been dictated by the climate in the Philippines. With a tropical climate (dry and rainy seasons), early Filipinos – as well as the still extant tribal groups in the Philippines – wore colorful woven clothes, often with "intricate beadwork" and other ornaments. Other items of native clothing during pre-Spanish Philippines were the canga and the bahag. The canga is a type of a collarless shirt – which later became adorned with laces, trimmings, buttons, and a collar – was where from the Barong Tagalog evolved. On the other hand, the bahag was a type of loincloth or G-string.
Legazpi city(500kms far from Manila).
The Bicol Christian Medical College is commonly known as The Ago Medical Education Center. It is approved by MCI and quite popular medical colleges to study MD / MBBS in Philippines
especially in Bicol Region can be great if the youth Men and Women could be molded so that they will be creative and productive of commodities and idea. Leadership quality is very important so in their institutions offers students to involve both academic and non academic activities
Bicol Christian College of Medicine is located in Legazpi city which is 500kms far from Manila. Bicol Region is the southeast part of Manila is the capital of the Philippines. It includes 4 regions; there are Bicol peninsula, Legazpi and Luzon Island and one more Island. The regional capital and political, administrative largest city is Legazpi.
The course duration is 5 years and 6 months. First one and half year BS – premedicine program. Remaining 4 years MD program. To enroll BS to MD we need to write NMAT.NMAT stands for National Medical Aptitude Test. It is an entrance exam all the students should clear this exam, then only they have to qualify MD.
Crisanto M. De Los Reyes Ave Biclatan, Manila, Philippines
AMA School of Medicine is a part of the AMA Education System. Dr. Amable R. Aguiluz V, is the founder of the group. He has been an ambassador of the Philippines to the Gulf Countries. The AMA School of Medicine is named after the initials of his father’s name, Amable Mendoza Aguiluz V Sr. The AMA Educational System include the following educational institutes:
ISO 9001 certified in 1999 by Société Générale de Surveillance International Certification Services. In 2003, AMA University inked a partnership for programs with Carnegie Mellon University (USA). In 1991 accreditation for AMA Computer School in the American League of Schools and Universities (ALOCU), making AMA the first non-American school to do so. AMACC is an official member of the John F. Kennedy Education Institute in Japan and is accredited by the National Computing Centre, UK.
Las Piñas, PhilippinesThe Bicol Christian Medical College is commonly known as The Ago Medical Education Center. It is approved by MCI and quite popular medical colleges to study MD / MBBS in Philippines
with campuses at Las Piñas, Manila. It was established on February 7, 1975. University of Perpetual Help System DALTA – Las Pinas is the campus where students from India get admission. The Las Piñas, Manila is the campus where medicine is taught.
Marulas, Valenzuela, 1440 Metro Manila, Philippines
Our Lady of Fatima University is the number 1 ranked medical university in the Philippines. Formerly known as Our Lady of Fatima College, and also formerly known as Fatima Medical Science Foundation, Incorporated (FMSFI) is a private university in the Philippines.
Fatima College of Medicine (Our Lady of Fatima University) has the latest sophisticated medical laboratory equipment that meets the standards of the Board of Medical Education. Also, it has a computer laboratory equipped with internet access to facilitate research work and networking of all medical students.
“For Indian students, completing their senior secondary examination with 50 per cent marks is the only eligibility criteria. In Philippines, MBBS is called the MD Programme (Doctor of medicine). Indian students who want to pursue MBBS course have to get admission for a pre-medical course first (duration of this course is 14 months), and on completion of the same, they can enroll in the medical degree. The total duration of this MBBS course is 5 years to 5 ½ year for students who have cleared Class XII with physics, chemistry, biology.
Paco, Manila, Metro Manila, PhilippinesThe School of Medicine is a competent unit of the Emilio Aguinaldo College. It is committed to the education and training of relevant, competent and compassionate physicians who will be effective health care providers, researchers and teachers imbued with the strong desire to continue the pursuit of knowledge and a deep sense of service to the community and the nation.
The Emilio Aguinaldo College of Medicine was established on July 23, 2001 and it has two campuses in Manila city and greater Manila. It is approved by Commission of Higher Education (CHED) Philippines.
As the MD medical course is USA patterned, candidates who has completed their higher secondary or its equivalent schooling (12 years) has to undergo 2 Years of Pre Medical course in EAC Philippines, before joining the 4 years MD medical program. Candidates with a minimum of two or three year full time Bachelors Degree or Diploma in a medical or medical related subject such as Nursing, Physiotherapy, Psychology, Medical Lab Technician, B.Sc in Biology, BAMS, BUMS, biotechnology etc which is equal to a pre-medical course are exempted from undergoing the premedical course. They can directly join the 4 years MD medical program.