The Blood Compact Shrine is also known as the Sandugo Shrine. This is the first friendship treaty between the Filipinos and Spaniards in the year 1565 wherein Rajah Sikatuna and Miguel Lopez de Legaspi made a cut in their wrist and drank the drawn blood that was mixed together between the two leaders. 33 more words
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23 july, 1567
Miguel Lopez de Legaspi, the Spanish conquistador who forged a blood compact with the Filipino natives. Legaspi deceived the natives into thinking that his people were friends, subsequently facilitating Spain’s colonization of the Southeast Asian islands. 57 more words
Today I Zinged my remarkable. Will you do the same? Let’s make a compact that you will.
I personally think, without anything to support my belief, that Michigan coined the saying, “If you don’t like the weather, wait five minutes (and it will change),” and this morning’s alternating rain, snow and sun generated a mix of emotions and attitudes among the 15 of us taking part in the Zingerman’s Customer Service Express Workshop. 556 more words