Sandaang Salaysay

This series provides, via a podcast format, classic Filipino folk tales for young audiences. The goal of this podcast is to expose young people to our Filipino oral and literary heritage, in a way that is engaging and accessible. Brought to you by Areté and Ateneo de Manila Basic Education.

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Si Lucio San Pedro at Ang Makulay Niyang Musika

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon ay isa sa mga kuwentong kabilang sa seryeng, Ang Mga Kuwento ng Makabagong Bayani ng Sandaang Salaysay. Kuwento tungkol sa isa sa ating Pambansang Alagad ng Sining Para sa Musika, Lucio San Pedro, na inilathala ng The Bookmark, Inc., orihinal na isinulat sa Ingles ni Miguel Louis Morales at salin sa Sumita V. Telan, at babasahin ni John Dave C. Andrada.

The Public's Servant

The Areté Editorial Team

Our podcast story is entitled, The Public's Servant, part of the Modern Hero Stories, a series of stories under Sandaang Salaysay about the lives of great and honorable Filipinos.

Made Perfect in Weakness

The Areté Editorial Team

Our podcast story is entitled, Made Perfect in Weakness, part of the Modern Hero Stories, a series of stories under Sandaang Salaysay about the lives of great and honorable Filipinos.

Lub-dub, Lub-dub

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon, Lub-dub, Lub-dub, ay isa sa mga kuwentong kabilang sa seryeng, Ang Mga Kuwento ng Makabagong Bayani ng Sandaang Salaysay.

Edjop: Isang Anak ng Sigwa

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon ay isa sa mga kuwentong kabilang sa seryeng, Ang Mga Kuwento ng Makabagong Bayani ng Sandaang Salaysay. Kuwento tungkol kay Edgay Mirasol Jopson, na inilathala ng The Bookmark, Inc., orihinal na isinulat sa Ingles ni Ed Maranan at salin sa Filipino nina Isyan Sandoval at Ciarra Flores, at babasahin ni Jay Inojosa.

Mangita and Larina

The Areté Editorial Team

Our podcast story is entitled, Mangita and Larina from the book, Philippine Folklore Stories, written by John Mauraice Miller, and will be read to us by Barbara B. Ramirez.

The Eagle and The Hen

The Areté Editorial Team

Our podcast story is entitled, The Eagle and The Hen from the book, Philippine Folk-Tales, by Clara Kern Bayliss, et al. and will be read to us by Robbie Felipe.

Volcano of Love and Death

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Ang Mga Kuwento ni Lola Basyang: Ang Mahiwagang Biyulin

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon ay pinamagatang “Ang Mahiwagang Biyulin” mula sa Ang Mga Kuwento ni Lola Basyang na isinulat ni Severino Reyes, muling isinalaysay ni Christine S. Bellen at babasahi nina Ariel Diccion, Cholo Ledesma, Ivy Baggao, at Adriane Ungriano.

How Would You Like Your Haircut Today?

The Areté Editorial Team

Our podcast story is entitled, How would you like your haircut today? Written by Russell Molina and will be read for us by Jennifer Millette G. Balisi, Adriane Mark Ungriano at Fatima Ivy Baggao.

Ang Mga Kuwento ni Lola Basyang: Rosamistica

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon ay pinamagatang “Rosamistica” mula sa Ang mga Kuwento ni Lola Basyang na isinulat ni Severino Reyes, muling isinalaysay ni Christine S. Bellen at babasahi nina Peanuts Valerio, Ivy Baggao, Lulu Quijano at Top Benedicto.

Why Dogs Wag Their Tails

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Kung Bakit Gusto ng Bagobo ang Pusa

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon, Kung Bakit Gusto ng Bagobo ang Pusa, mula sa Philippine Folk-Tales ni Clara Kern Bayliss, et al. Salin sa Filipino ni Paolo Ven Paculan at babasahin ni Airalyn Gara.

The Amazing Hat

The Areté Editorial Team

Our podcast story is entitled “The Amazing Hat”, written by Jose Miguel Tejido and will be read for us by Paula M. Quodala and Carmella T. Nazario.

Ang Pambihirang Sombrero

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon, Ang Pambihirang Sombrero. Isinulat ni Jose Miguel Tejido, inilathala ng Adarna House at babasahin para sa atin nina Maria Kathrina P. Cifra, Jane Carrie M. Bacera, at Enoch L. Saldivar

Ano'ng Gupit Natin Ngayon?

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon, Ano’ng Gupit Natin Ngayon? na isinulat ni Russell Molina, inilathala ng Adarna House at babasahin para sa atin nina Steffani Kim R. Guillermo, Roy L. Riofrio, at Maria Audris A. Ferrer.

Sampung Magkakaibigan

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon, Sampung Magkakaibigan. Isinulat ni Kristine Canon, inilathala ng Adarna House at babasahin para sa atin nina Reimar Panti at Mafe Trinidad

Ten Friends

The Areté Editorial Team

Our podcast story is entitled, Ten Friends. Written by Pipa Escalante and will be read for us by Jenny L. Ablang and David Allen M. Masakayan.

Asul Na Araw

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon, Asul na Araw. Orihinal na kuwento sa Ingles ni Pipa Escalante at salin sa Filipino Dencel Aquino, inilathala ng Adarna House at babasahin para sa atin nina Maria Hazel S. Lumauan at Ivy Baggao.

Blue Day

The Areté Editorial Team

Our podcast story is entitled, Blue Day. Written by Pipa Escalante and will be read for us by Krizia Charmaine Y. Ablan and Ivy Baggao.

Why is Mommy Late?

The Areté Editorial Team

A podcast series Filipino folk tales brought to us by Areté and the Ateneo de Manila Basic Education in partnership with Adarna House. Our podcast story is entitled “Why is Mommy Late?”, written by Kristine Canon and will be read for us by Pearl Anne P. Canlas and Jenny L. Ablang.

The Snail and The Deer

The Areté Editorial Team

Today’s podcast story is called “The Snail and The Deer”, obtained from the book, Filipino Popular Tales, by Dean S. Fansler and read by Alexa Q. Perez.

Pulo ng Digmaan: Alamat ng Pulo Apo

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon PULO NG DIGMAAN: ALAMAT NG PULO APO mula sa librong Ang Babaeng Nahulog Mula sa Langit at Iba Pang Kuwenton-bayan na isinalaysay ni Maria Elena Paterno, salin sa Filipino ni Rene O. Villanueva at babasahin para sa atin ni Brian Sy.

Bakit Matagal Ang Sundo Ko?

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon Bakit Matagal Ang Sundo Ko? na isinulat ni Kristine Canon at babasahin para sa atin nina Ven Vinluan at Lulu Quijano.

The Light of the Fly

The Areté Editorial Team

Today’s podcast story is called “The Light of The Fly”, obtained from the book, Philippine Folklore Stories by John Maurice Miller, and read by Frederick V. Tomas.

Ang Pitong Tanga

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon ay pinamagatang “Ang Pitong Tanga” mula sa mga Kuwento ni Lola Basyang na isinulat ni Severino Reyes, muling isinalaysay ni Christine S. Bellen at babasahin ni nina Adrianne Ungriano, Ivy Baggao, D Cortezano, RJ Adarlo, Nilo Beriarmente, John Robert Yam, Duane Ligot, Justine Santos at Jethro Nibaten.

Alamat ng Puto-Bumbong

The Areté Editorial Team

Lahat tayo ay dumanas na nang iba't-ibang klase ng pagsubok. Patunay na rito ang dumaang taon at ang pandemyang dala nito. Marami ang nawalan ng trabaho, maraming pamilya ang nawalay sa isa't isa, at marahil bawat isa sa atin ay may kakilalang nagkasakit at pumanaw. Ang nag daang taon ay naging aral at paalala sa ating lahat upang mapahalagahan ang mga importanteng aspeto na ating buhay: kalusugan, pamilya, at kalikasan.

The Sultan With A Heart of Stone

The Areté Editorial Team

Today’s podcast story is called “The Sultan With A Heart of Stone”, obtained from the book, A Child’s Treasury of Philippine Christmas Stories published by Tahanan Books, written by Lin A. Flores and Anette Flores Garcia, and will be read aloud by Missy Maramara.

Buking si Santa

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon ay pinamagatang “Buking si Santa!” halaw sa The Night Before Christmas ni Clement Clarke Moore at mula sa librong, 12 Kuwentong Pamasko na inilathala ng Tahanan Books, isinulat ni Rene O. Villanueva at babasahin ni Guelan Valera Luarca.

The Poor Man Who Became King

The Areté Editorial Team

Our story today, “The Poor Man Who Became King”, comes from the book, A Child’s Treasury of Philippine Christmas Stories published by Tahanan Books, written by Lin A. Flores and Anette Flores Garcia, and will be read aloud by Fr. Joaquin Jose Mari C. Sumpaico III, S.J.

Why Cocks have Combs on their Head

The Areté Editorial Team

One does not usually associate chickens with vanity. This tale tells us the self-conscious origins of the flightless bird's appearance. Today’s story comes from the book entitled Philippine Popular Tales by Dean S. Fansler, and will be read aloud by Paul T. Gamboa.

Ang Gamugamo at Ang Liwanag

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon ay pinamagatang “Ang Gamugamo at Ang Liwanag”sipi mula sa Mi Primer Recuerdo: Fragmento de mis Memorias ni Jose Rizal. Isinalin sa Ingles ni Encarnacion Alzona para sa Jose Rizal National Historical Commission at isinalin naman sa Filipino ni Paolo Ven B. Paculan, at binasa ni Ronan B. Capinding.

Ang Anting-anting ni Manuelito

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon ay pinamagatang “Ang Anting-anting ni Manuelito” mula sa “The Anting-Anting of Manuelito” na lumabas sa Philippine Folklore Stories ni John Maurice Miller , na isinalin sa Filipino ni Paolo Ven B. Paculan at binasa ni John Carlo A. Bunsay.

Why the Cow’s Skin is Loose on the Neck

The Areté Editorial Team

Today’s podcast story is called “Why the Cow’s Skin is Loose on the Neck”, obtained from the Philippine Popular Tales by Dean S. Fansler, and read by Ma. Rossana Z. Maglalang.

Kung Paano Yumaman si Jackyo

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon ay pinamagatang “Kung Paano Yumamang si Jackyo” ay mula sa Philippine Folk-Tales nina Clara Kern Bayliss, Berton L. Maxfield, W. H. Millington, Fletcher Gardner, at Laura Watson Benedict, na isinalin ni Airalyn Gara at babasahin ni Jonathan B. Paculan.

The Lost Necklace

The Areté Editorial Team

Today’s podcast story is called“The Story of Our Fingers”, obtained from the book, from Filipino Popular Tales by Dean S. Fansler, and read by Francis Arthur O. San Jose.

The Story of Our Fingers

The Areté Editorial Team

Today’s podcast story is called “The Story of Our Fingers”, obtained from the book Philippine Popular Tales by Dean S. Fansler, and read by Mir D. Lucas.

Ang Pinagmulan ng Lamok

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon ay pinamagatang “Ang Pinagmulan ng Lamok” mula librong Panitikang Filipino: Pampanahong Electroniko ni Jose A. Arrogante na ilinathala ng National Bookstore. Muling isinalaysay ni Paolo Ven B. Paculan at babasahin ni Elizabeth S. Alindogan.

Ang Alamat ng Palay

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Ang Unang Unggoy

The Areté Editorial Team

Ang kwento natin ngayon ay pinamagatang “Ang Unang Unggoy” mula sa Philippine Popular Tales ni Dean Fansler, na isinalin mula sa Ingles ni Melvin A. Apo at babasahin ni Sumita V. Telan.

Sagacious Marcela

The Areté Editorial Team

Today’s podcast story is entitled “Sagacious Marcela”, obtained from the book Philippine Popular Tales by Dean S. Fansler. The story will be read by Juan Lorenzo Flojo.

Ang Paglalakbay ni Juan

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Ang kwento natin ngayon ay pinamagatang “Ang mga Paglalakbay ni Juan” mula sa Philippine Folk Tales ni Mabel Cook Cole, na isinalin ni Melvin Apo at babasahin naman ni Jesus Joseph D. Ignacio.

The Sun and the Moon

The Areté Editorial Team

Today’s podcast story is “The Sun and the Moon”, from Philippine Popular Tales by Dean S. Fansler, to be read by Jose Felix D. Falgui.

The Monkey and the Turtle

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Ang Matsing at Ang Pagong

The Areté Editorial Team

Noong 1885, nakatira si Rizal sa Paris at madalas siyang makikain sa bahay ng mga Pardo de Tavera. Doon niya nakilala ang dalagang si Paz, na nililigawan ng matalki na kaibigan at roommate niyang si Juan Luna.