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Definition. "Aswangs" are often described as a combination of vampire and witch and are almost always female.

Aswang is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Aswang books and related discussion.

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Demons, Saviours, and Narrativity in a Vernacular Literature1
6 Capiz has been very closely associated with the aswangs (a type of evil ..
Nov 4, 2010 “ASWANG” Featuring a performance by classical clo Fides Enriquez. FUNDRASING guitarist Florante Aguilar and works.
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ANN WIZER August 2009 Visual artist/environmentalist E-mail

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Waging peace
She was using “soldier,” rather than aswang, to tell the child to stop crying, the knocking on the walls mimicking soldiers demanding to get into the house.
Paris and Jinkee, business partners?
Janice de Belen is busy with a series, Budoy, for ABS-CBN and a movie, Tiktik: Aswang. She maintains her cooking show on Net 25, though. Budoy is her first assignment for the Kapamilya channel since signing a contract with the network this year.
Lovi is Belo's newest baby
Lovi is also part of Erik Matti's The Aswang Chronicles where she is paired with Dingdong Dantes; she is slated to topbill the remake of Alma Moreno's Aswang under the direction of Jerrold Tarog.
Lovi is Belo's new endorser
After My Neighbor's Wife, Lovi moves on to the set of Erik Matti's The Aswang Chronicles where she is paired for the first time with Dingdong Dantes.
My encounters with other dimensions
That was the time I was producing the play “Luna, An Aswang Romance,” losing a lot of money on it and feeling very low. Pio showed me that in the after-life, there was an active theater, too.

Suggested Web Resources

Aswang - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
An Aswang (or Asuwang) is a mythical creature in Philippine folklore.
Aswang (Philippine Ghoul) - Mythical Creatures Guide
An Aswang (or Asuwang) is a ghoul in Filipino folklore.
Aswang (1994) - IMDb
Directed by Wrye Martin, Barry Poltermann. With Norman Moses, Tina Ona Paukstelis, John Kishline, Flora Coker.
Aswang.? Manananggal?......Mythological Filipino Creature - YouTube
Dec 20, 2006 Another one thats been in my computer too long - Hoax?
The Aswang Phenomenon - High Banks Entertainment Ltd.
The Aswang Phenomenon documentary on the effects of the Aswang Folklore on Philippine history and society. High Banks Entertainment Ltd.

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