Eisley Josh Gregorio emerged as the first place winner within the Photograph Essay Contest organized by ASCCA-Romblon. His breathtaking and unbelievable photographs captured the three main conventional life of Romblon which can be nonetheless alive and thriving at this time–marble making, copra manufacturing, and fishing. However greater than that, he was capable of present them of their uncooked types–how his folks really begin from chiseling the rocks for the marbles, grating the coconuts, to casting the web within the sea on the break of day.? Learn his entry written in his mom tongue and translated into the English language.
My Power To Dwell Life Roots In My Land
It’s simple that our Province of Romblon has all of it. For right here, we have now all the mandatory assets that we’d like as a way to stay and survive. In our wholesome forest, we are able to discover quite a few standing tall timber like these coconut timber, which serve loads of function to us. Certainly one of which is the Copra that yields helpful merchandise particularly within the making of coconut oil.
It’s the livelihood of our industrious Copra employees who don’t thoughts working underneath the scorching warmth of the solar simply to offer us the very best high quality of coconut oils. After we speak concerning the our bodies of water: seas and oceans, we in Romblon even have it. It’s the place our on a regular basis scrumptious fish viand comes from. Made doable by our robust fishermen, who don’t thoughts how enormous each wave is simply so they may present tasty fishes on our tables. And, in fact, after we speak about Romblon, the very first thing that involves thoughts can be Marbles.
Crafted by our robust marble employees who work so exhausting, enduring the lengthy strategy of marble making beginning: from marble extraction from underground to marble carving, as much as marble sprucing. A novel livelihood of us, Romblomanons, on which we’re proud to be recognized for. As a result of it a kind of labor solely appropriate for robust folks, similar to how robust the marble that we craft is.
Certainly, we Romblomanons, even dwelling on a small island, might by no means be underestimated by anybody. As a result of wherever we could also be, there’s something that we are able to actually be happy with. And that’s our pure assets which can be all the time accessible for us to make use of for our dwelling. Sources on which we are able to use to hold on life utilizing any form of livelihood we might presumably do.
Kusog Ko Sa Pagpangabuhi Para Mabuhi, Yari Sa Banwa Ko!
Indi ta man gid matago na diri sa Romblon hay sagana gid sa tanan. Aber ano na kailangan naton para mabuhi hay yari lang. Sa aton kabyasan, yara ang damo na puno, gapangtindog lang kag galabaw-labaw lalo na inang mga puno ng niyog na damo gid sa aton pakinabang. Isa na didto ang paglugit na ginahalinan ng aton mantika kag ng iba pa na gamit dire.
Trabaho ng aton mga mahuhugod na tagalugit na aber sobra nga kainit ng adlaw hay ginainda lang mataw-an lang kita maayo na klase ng mantika. Kung pag-istoryahan ta ang katubian kag dagat, igwa man gid kita ina. Dire nagahalin ang aton permi nga ginasuya na isda na nabubuoy sa pagpamana kag pagpamukot ng aton mga maiisog na mangingisda na aber anong humbak hay sumpungon mapakaon lang kita manamit na suya. Kag syempre, pag hinambay ang Romblon indi gid maduya ang aton ginapahambog na marbol. Human ng aton matitibay na bloketista, miyog-idyer, miyog-kuskos, kag hanggang sa mapakadto sa kamot ng miyogpalis. Trabaho nga aton ginapakadako kay trabaho ini ng mga matitibay lang na tawo, matibay parehas sa marbol.
Gane kita nga Romblomanon, aber aton isla hay maisot, indi gid kita ninda kaya ismolon. Kay sa aton pagpangabuhi kag sa aton buo nga kabuhi aber diin kita mapakadto, igwa gid kita pwede nga ikadako. Kay igwa kita banwa na sagana sa tanan kag pwede ta buy-an kusog para mabuhi gamit ang aber ano na klase pa man ng pagpangabuhi.
About Asi Research Heart for Tradition and the Arts (ASCCA) – Romblon
ASCCA – Romblon is a chapter of Romblon Dialogue Checklist – Cultural, Livelihood, and Instructional Help for Romblon (RDL-CLEAR), which was established in 1998. This non-profit group goals to revive and promote the tradition and heritage of the Bantoanon neighborhood. ASCCA has already hosted many workshops, conferences, cultural actions, and competitions to protect Romblon’s nature, native languages, tradition, and heritage and to empower its neighborhood to cross their values to the following era.
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The Photograph Essay Contest was organized by the social media arm of ASCCA-Romblon. It began to carry month-to-month on-line contests final February 2021 on its official Fb web page for the Romblon neighborhood. Every contest goals to encourage fellow kasimanwas to showcase their skills and promote their very own language, tradition, and heritage on the similar time. Comply with our FB web page at https://www.facebook.com/asilanguagewarriors/ for future contests and updates.