Rizal Monuments in the Philippines

Rizal Monuments in the Philippines are located in Rizal Park or Luneta in Manila, Rizal park in Daet, Camarines Norte, in Tacloban, Leyte, in Villasis Pangasinan, Santa Cruz in Laguna, Dapitan city, Calamba and in many more provinces. First Rizal Monument The first Rizal monument was erected in Daet, Camarines Norte in 1898 which is … Read more

Why Jose Rizal Is the National Hero?

It has always been a heated argument on who deserves to be called Philippine’s national hero, Dr. Jose Rizal or Andres Bonifacio? Why is Jose Rizal the national hero? It is interesting to note that Jose Rizal’s heroism was recognized first by the colonizing Americans and later on by General Emilio Aguinaldo. Recommended by the … Read more

The Life of Rizal in Movies and Plays

Dr. Jose Rizal is Jose Protasio Rizal Mercado y Alonso Realonda in real name. He is Philippine’s “National Hero”and contributed immensely to the country’s freedom during Spanish colonization. He taught that to love the country was to die for the country. His novels “Noli Me Tangere” (Touch Me Not ) and “El Filibusterismo” (The Reign … Read more