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Our picks for the Top Ten Emerging Influential Blogs for 2015

With today’s technology, the world becomes even smaller as connecting with people in all parts of the world is just a click away. Being newbie bloggers, learning everything that revolves around the online world gets exciting by the minute. You can always learn a lot from the veterans, and sometimes, it takes a newbie and a fresh perspective to turn things around.These are our top picks for the Emerging Influential Blogs for 2015.
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BIGFEST:Bicol Instagram Festival 2015

Last September 18, 2015, there was a gathering of social media enthusiasts as the first BIGFEST (Bicol Instagram Festival), organized by the Bicol Bloggers and co-presented by Bigg’s Diner, was held at the Avenue Convention Plaza.
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Penafrancia Fiesta 2015: Marian Procession

She was there in front of the cathedral’s gigantic door and Her glorious image was stunning surrounded by friendly flowers of different colors and bright lights.
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Penafrancia Fiesta 2015: Day for the Devotees and Pilgrims

Solemnity is the focus today. After Ina’s Journey from the Naga Metropolitan Cathedral to Basilica Minore, we pause for a moment and reflect the recent events that occurred during the Penafrancia Fiesta. Indeed, it was a colorful, glorious and blessed festival. Our Lady of Penafrancia invites us to let the Holy Spirit penetrate our entire being and be enlightened!
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Penafrancia Fiesta 2015

The feast of our dearly beloved Ina is annually celebrated on the third Saturday and Sunday of September not only by the pious Bicolanos but also by the pilgrims coming from different places around the world. This eternal devotion has been in the hearts of Marian devotees for hundreds of years.
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The Bishop Gainza Trade Fair 2015

With the purpose of boosting the agricultural and socioeconomic situation of native Bicolanos, the Roman Catholic initiated a trade fair to honor and remember Bishop Francisco Gainza, a well known bishop of the Archdiocese of Caceres who introduced a successful agricultural and industrial trade fair in the entire Bicolandia in 1875.
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Penafrancia Fiesta 2015: Day of The Poor

Our redeemer chose to be poor on earth, so that we can learn from Him to despise mundane things. Jesus said, “If you will be perfect, go sell what you have, give it to the poor and follow me.” Mary followed His example and she enjoyed all the riches all throughout her life.
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Penafrancia Fiesta 2015: Day For The Youth

A few more days to go before the fluvial procession and the Naguenos takes the time to offer this day for the YOUTH emphasizing on the compassionate love for the lost, the last and the least (Pagkamoot na nagmamakulog sa mga nawawara, nahuhuri asin pinaka sadit). We have great confidence for these beloved sons and daughters of God. They have come to earth at a time of great challenges and non-stop opportunities.
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Penafrancia Fiesta: Traslacion 2015

This year marks the 305th celebration of our devotion to Nuestra Senora de Penafrancia with the theme, "Living Out God's Mercy and Compassion in the Year of the Poor."
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Feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Bicolanos are known to have a strong-knit Marian Devotion. You may ask why? It is because we are IN LOVE with the Blessed Virgin Mary. And this love and faithfulness has been tested over time for centuries in our locality along with the numerous miracles and blessings that she has been showering upon us. Her invincible mantle of protection and perpetual compassion have been our constant refuge from the difficulties and failures that we encounter in life.
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