In Janice’s Eyes

There are always hard-to-miss moments whenever Janice Liuson-Young (柳真女) looks at people’s faces. Even as a child, she would often sketch people in her free time using pencils. She has come a long way since those childhood days. Today, she is Associate Dean of Fine Arts at FEATI University in Manila. Because she was constantly […]

Chinese in PH Local History

Domingo de Salazar, O.P.: First bishop of the Philippines

The book, Domingo De Salazar, O.P. First Bishop of the Philippines (1512-1594): A Study of His Life and Works, by Lucio Gutierrez, O.P., reveals the early years, milieu, student and missionary life of Domingo de Salazar, the Philippines’ first bishop and one of the key figures of the Church. It also gives valuable insights into […]


The Mahayana Sutras

May the light of Buddha increase radiance like sunlight,May the dharma wheel roll out continuously to benefit all living beings,May the triple jewel prosper and be present always in this world. — Buddhist prayer   On April 3, the Seng Guan Temple and Bahay Tsinoy held a very special exhibit at the museum. Venerable Phrabommasith, Buddhist Minister of Thailand, will […]