Kadayawan 2017

FLOWERS OF PEACE

FLOWERS OF PEACE

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Aug 20, 2017

This floral float, one of the entries to this year’s Pamulak sa Kadayawan tells a compelling message of unity and hope. (Kenneth Paul Senarillos / davaotoday.com)

HIYAS SA KADAYAWAN 2017

HIYAS SA KADAYAWAN 2017

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Aug 19, 2017

Jenin Puroc Aguan of the Bagobo Tagabawa tribe wins this year’s crown for Hiyas sa Kadayawan during the coronation night held at the University of Southeastern Philippines in Obrero, Davao City. (More…) (Robby Joy D. Salveron/davaotoday.com)

REHEARSAL

REHEARSAL

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Aug 18, 2017

Students of Sta. Ana National High School, Davao City rehearse for the actual competition. The students are among the competitors of the 2017 Indak-Indak sa Kadayawan which will be held on Saturday, August 19. (Robby Joy D. Salveron/davaotoday.com)

ON GUARD

ON GUARD

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Aug 18, 2017

A military tank and truck are on standby outside the Sangguniang Panlungsod building along San Pedro Street as Davao City celebrates for the first time the Kadayawan festival under Martial Law. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

KADAYAWAN DOME

KADAYAWAN DOME

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Aug 17, 2017

The Kadayawan Dome is already set for the Indak-Indak sa Kadayawan competition to take stage this Saturday, August 19. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

PROPS

PROPS

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Aug 17, 2017

Decorative durians and mangosteen made of styrofoam are used as props at the Kadayawan Dome in San Pedro Street in Davao City. The Kadayawan Dome is where dancers will perform the Indak-Indak sa Kadayawan showdown on Saturday, Aug. 19. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

Sara pays tribute to Davao’s tribes as Kadayawan opens

Sara pays tribute to Davao’s tribes as Kadayawan opens

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Aug 14, 2017

The mayor of this premier southern seaport paid tribute to the indigenous and Moro tribes, and its residents for their continued participation to the annual fruit harvest festival, considered Mindanao’s festival of festivals.