Folktales from Philippines
by Vidya Devi
Hundreds of myths and folk legends have been carried down from generation to generation in Philippines, the country that is rich in oral folklore. These folktales carry a distinctive style and approach to life. While most stick to the everyday reality, there are many that carry supernatural elements to depict simple things of life. Indeed, the tales are down to earth in basic essence. This book promises an adventurous journey through the life and culture of Philippines through a collection of selected folktales.