Filipino Superstitious Beliefs During Wakes & Funerals

-or pamahiin sa patay.

During the wake of my father, I noticed a lot of superstitious beliefs that made me raise one of my eyebrows for reasons that some of them are ridiculous. When I confronted some of my old relatives of why I can’t sweep the floor during the wake, they can’t even explain the rationale. They just answered, “it’s what our ancestors taught us”. Continue reading “Filipino Superstitious Beliefs During Wakes & Funerals”