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fine white Philippine fiber from stalks of unopened leaves of talipot palms

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Cunan said she learned that while there are hundreds of buntal weavers, most of them work only are part-time.
The book "Baliwag Then and Now" written by Rolando Villacorte, traces the beginning of hat weaving to 1907, when Mariano Deveza from Lucban, Quezon, brought bundles of buntal fiber when he visited the town.
Buntal is the fiber extracted from the petiole of the palm.
There are 21 buntal fiber producers in Marinduque where the weekly demand for buntal fiber of the two major processors of buntal-based products runs up to 84 kilos or around 4,032 kilos per year.
The relief centre houses 125 victims from 20 families from Kampung Buntal Lot.
Mayor Carol Dellosa and local officials dressed up in Filipiniana and "buntal" hats as they witnessed the recent declaration of the old municipal building as the new "Tahanan ng Kasaysayan at Kalinangan ng Baliwag" by the National Museum.
This paper explores the micro-hydro electricity development project at Sungai Buntal, (1) focusing on the development process, the transfer and transmission of knowledge between the facilitating organizations and local community, and local perceptions of renewable electricity, development and conservation.
Maria; sukang Bulacan from Paombong; garlicky longganisa from Calumpit; buntal products (handwoven items in their finest weaving style) from Baliuag and San Ildefonso; stylish gowns and embroidered barongs from Pandi; and intricate pieces of jewelry from Meycauayan.
According to Aika Dytioco of the Provincial Cooperative and Enterprise Development Office (PCEDO), great finds of distinct Tatak Bulakenyo products are available such as pastillas, minasa, ensaymadang Malolos, inipit, chicharon, sukang Bulacan, longganisang Calumpit, Buntal products, gowns and barong, jewelries, and furnitures.
(6) Reflecting Ong Kee Hui's devotion, some years before his death he bestowed a property at the coastal village of Buntal to the Anglican Church as a retreat for church groups.
Among those that have also become parts of our national culture and consciousness are Baliwag buntal hat; Meycauayan gold filigree; sukang Paombong; sayaw Obando; Bocaue fluvial parade; Kapitangan Lenten crucifixion; Angat Dam; Baliwag Transit; Barasoain Church; Prince of Tagalog Poets; Malolos Constitution; Pact of Biak-na-Bato; Divine Mercy National Shrine; The Great Propagandist; Philippine Arena; Letter to the Women of Malolos; Bituing Marikit; Hero of Tirad Pass; La Bulaquena.
For those looking for color, the indigenous fabric Buntal is featured in clutches embellished with gold filigree while others had over-sized, semi-precious stones in varying hues and combinations.
One was to develop his small "beach house" at Buntal as a weekend and holiday retreat.
As the 15th day of May opens in Lucban, the town's skyline bursts with different hues of kiping (decor) made of rice dough, vegetables, fruits, rice grains, coconuts, cottage products like buntal hats, meat products like sausages, chandeliers and miniature sets.