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Shared on this page are the following articles excerpted from the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) official newsletter, AGUNG Issue No.2 (Apr-Jun 2018):

  1. But What Really is a Kundiman?
  2. The Tarot
  3. The Arts Makes Waves in A Siargao Town

Also included are articles in memory of cultural icons and artists who passed away in 2018 including:

  1. Cirilo F. Bautista (National Artist for Literature)
  2. Edgar B. Maranan (Writer)
  3. Dr. Ligaya Tiamson Rubin (Writer and Professor)
  4. Edgardo J. Angara (Legislator and Patron of the Arts)
  5. Augusto F. Villalon (Architect and Heritage Conservation Advocate)

Please enjoy the articles. The complete electronic copy of the newsletter can be downloaded from the official website of the NCCA at

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