Nothing excites someone more than showing something he is very proud of. Just like Gerald Pugal of Alaska, beneath his clothes is his race and culture. What he has is an image of 3 stars and a sun with Philippine Island on the center and some cluttered stars around his left chest. This signifies that [...]
Our bearer, Mr. Million (as he named himself), was raised in Hawaii but is always Filipino by heart. His tattoo is very symbolic with different designs that signifies who he is. Tribal vest like and rosary on his neck are very visible in his tattoo. As a Filipino, rosary and praying the rosary are things that cannot [...]
Miles from North Royalton Ohio always said that being a quarter Filipino has always made him so proud. He always wished he could be even more Filipino but he figure he could settle by getting the sun and stars on his chest. See? That’s one proud Filipino! Miles is more than a quarter Filipino.
Some of Filipinos still sees tattoos as dirty, sign of rebellion, for jailed people and more. Well in fact, this is a dying art for tribal people which have tattoos all over their body as sign of strength, boldness and their identity. \\n\\nIn this photo is Kalaw from Cordillera. He said that we should be [...]
Philippine Island with different tribal is the concept of this tattoo from B.J Bataloin from Kaui. This also represents the different culture that Filipinos have. Philippines is compost of 7, 107 islands which is not surprising that its people have different culture. B.J hopes that his concept is unique and original. This was done by [...]
Levin Salonga of Milwaukee, WI sent this to us to show his love for the Philippines. He said his heart will always be filled with love for his country even if he’s in States most of his life. This is not unusual scenario for most of the Filipinos living in abroad. I remember a Filipino [...]
1/2 Filipino US Olympic skater, J.R. Celski shows off his Sun and Stars tattoo on national TV. Check out his 24 hour fitness video where he sports a Manny Pacquiao shirt Brown Nation used to sell. Thanks Dino!
Behind a tribal tattoo is a group, either religious or local, that marks a person as a member. In many cases, it is also used as personal certainty of an individual. The need to belong is the considered as the most basic tribal need. The image shows the tribal tattoo of Michael Valdez from Milpitas, [...]
Richard Joseph Sanchez of Petaluma, CA wants to share us his wonderful 3 stars and a sun tattoo. The reason why it was located at his chest, and not in his back, is because his love for his country is straight from his heart. He said that Filipinos should be recognized worldwide! And I know [...]
Praying the rosary regularly is devotion for Roman Catholic. Every bead consists of prayers accompanied by meditation. It is consists of 5 mysteries or event in the life of Jesus. Praying it regularly strengthen ones belief and relationship with Jesus Christ as it reminds Catholics of the sacrifice Jesus did to take away their sins. [...]