United Healers League of the Philippines, Inc. (UHLPI) Healing Festival 2014

United Healers League to hold ‘Healing Festival 2014’ in Tarlac

BAMBAN, Tarlac-The United Healer’s League of the Philippines, Inc. (UHLPI) invites everyone who wishes to experience traditional and alternative healing to its event, “Healing Festival 2014,” which will be held on August 2, 2014 at ROFIL Compound, Brgy. Anupul, Bamban, Tarlac. This Healing Festival is a project initiated by the UHLPI’s Council for Kuranderos, with the…

Dr. Francis Ras of PITAHC facilitates the first public hearing for the National Competency Standards for Hilot.

ATHAG takes part in the 1st Public Hearing of the National Competency Standards for Hilot

QUEZON CITY, Philippines- A big step toward the official recognition of Hilot practitioners took place on May 28, 2014, with the first public hearing for the National Competency Standards for Hilot held at the Conference Room of the Philippine Institute for Traditional and Alternative Health Care (PITAHC). The Association of Traditional Health Aid Givers Philippines,…

Dr. Bibiano Fajardo explains traditional Hilot to students taking part in Ateneo's Cultural Laboratory 2014.

Ateneo Cultural Laboratory 2014 highlights Hilot as an important part of Batangas culture

BALAYAN, Batangas- Hilot was one of the traditional practices highlighted during the visit of Ateneo de Manila University’s Cultural Laboratory to this town on April 30, 2014. Thirteen students, uniformly clad in blue shirts, gathered together to listen and take notes as longtime manghihilot and albularyo Dr. Bibiano “Boy” Fajardo explained the ancient Hilot healing…