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Sarimanok: Description


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Description

It is the legendary bird that has become a ubiquitous symbol of Maranao art. It is depicted as a fowl with colorful wings and feathered tail, holding a fish on its beak or talons. The head is profusely decorated with scroll, leaf, and spiral motifs. It is said to be a symbol of good fortune.


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Sub-Topics for Sarimanok
  1. Sarimanok (overview)
  2. Description
  3. Origin
  4. Cultural Significance