Lucban at Nightfall : Life Before Pahiyas

Harvest festivals are  celebrated by different cultures all over the world primarily to give thanks to their gods for a fruitful harvest.  The Philippines being an agricultural country has its own share of  a colorful and grand harvest  feast , perhaps the most famous dates back to the 16th century and held annually  in Lucban, Quezon, known as Pahiyas Festival. It …