Wednesday 08 July 2015

Playing Mahjong to Honor the Dead

Mourners play mahjong near a coffin during a funeral wake.MANILA Philippines 01 July 2015 - In the Philippines, gambling isn’t just a past time, but a way to honor the dead. Betting games, mah jong, and card tables are often set up at Filipino wakes, or paglalamay, where the tradition is to keep a 24-hour vigil over the deceased until the burial.

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Re: Minor Correction

Hi Sam the Man ;-) Yep, it's the stupid autocorrection which changed 'tanyo' to 'tango'. (Oops, happened again here!) Of course we are talking tanyo here! Thanks a lot, I will correct the text. Martin Rep
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