full story of biag ni lam ang by kpulanco in Topics > Books – Fiction, Epic, and English. Characters.: Major Characters of the story Biag ni Lam-ang Lam-ang – the son of Don Juan and Namongan Don Juan – the father of Lam-ang Namongan – wife. Biag ni Lam-ang (Ilocano Epic Story). The theme of the epic revolves around the bravery and courage of the main character portrayed by.

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He had his rooster crow, which caused a nearby house to fall.

Biag ni Lam-ang (Summary)

Abyang Baranugon was slighted by the remarks and immediately challenged Saragnayan to a duel. This story is very fascinating. Labaw Donggon biat challenged Saragnayan to a duel saying that whoever wins will have her. This made Ines look out. Labaw Donggon, the eldest of the three, asked his mother to prepare his magic cape, hat, belt and kampilan sword for he heard of a place called Handug where a beautiful maiden named Angoy Ginbitinan lived.

The rooster expressed the love of Lam-ang. They fought without rest for ten months until all the one-eyed giants were killed.

Biag ni Lam-ang

The high priest promptly made an altar and burned some alanghiran fronds and a pinch of kamangyan. He walked across plains and valleys, climbed up mountains until he reached the mouth of the Halawod river.


One night, he waited for the Tandayag and wrestled with it with all his might.

In fact, the epic poems of the Philippines are in many different languages, not just the currently dominant Tagalog. Namongan thought Lam-ang was up to the challenge but she was sad to let him go.

As they were about to leave the river, Lam-ang noticed a giant crocodile. Upon returning to Nalbuan in triumph, he was bathed by women in the Amburayan river. I really like it because it is very interesting and a story that you can always tell to younger generations.

Storyy Blanco and to publicist and folklorist Isabelo de los Reyes. Unfortunately, Lam-ang dove straight into the mouth of the water monster Berkakan. For their journey they rode on a sailboat called biday nga rumba-rumba.

For the trip he brought along Dumasig, the most powerful wrestler in Madya-as. The moment they arrived home Labaw Donggon told his mother to take care of his wife because he is taking another quest, this time he was going to Tarambang Burok.

Back alive, Lam-ang and his wife lived happily ever after with his white rooster and gray dog. Ines is ordered by the rooster to wrap the bones with baig tapis while the hen flapped its wings and the dog growled. It took four people to help Namongan give birth. Along the way he encountered Buyong Makabagting, son of the mighty Datu Balahidyong of Paling Bukid who was also travelling with the same purpose in mind.


Notify me of follow-up comments by email. She then enlisted the aid of a certain diver named Marcus, who was ready to come to her aid to look for the bones. When Rabot slept very soundly, Bantong was able to go near him. Instead of glorifying national heroes, Philippine epics are specific to a particular part of the country, and thus they are referred to as ethno-epics or regional epics.

Biag ni Lam-ang – Wikipedia

But Lam-ang, armed with supernatural powers, handily defeated them, giving the last surviving Igorot a slow painful death by cutting his hands and his ears and finally carving out his eyes to show his anger for what they had done to his father. It took four people to help Namongan give birth. Great Filipinos in History. There ensued a bloody battle between the Dumalapdap and the monster.

Melmar Azores 9 February at Views Read Edit View history. Upon returning to Nalbuan in triumph, he was bathed by women in the Amburayan river.