Do you know what is TUGAYA Tree? By Jehad Zacaria Pangcoga
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Do you know what is TUGAYA Tree? By Jehad Zacaria Pangcoga

Aleurites moluccanus (or moluccana), the Candlenut, is a flowering tree in the spurge family, Euphorbiaceae, also known as Lumbang, Candleberry, Indian walnut, Kemiri, Varnish tree, nuez de la India, Buah keras or Kukui nut tree as a state tree of Hawai’i. But, in Mindanao, mainly in Lanao del sur, it is called as TUGAYA. It … Continue reading

Ancestor of Tugaya
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Ancestor of Tugaya

(Taken from one of the elders of Tugaya, Eng’r Rasol Abbas, Founder of AMTAR Tugaya International Foundation) The native of Tugaya, who may either live in this Town, in some other Municipalities of Lanao del Sur, in other Provinces throughout the Philippines archipelago or in abrod, are descendant s of a man Datu Amtak, a … Continue reading

SALSILA/Geneological record of Sultan Mohammad Muid Zacaria of Tugaya
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SALSILA/Geneological record of Sultan Mohammad Muid Zacaria of Tugaya

As part of his community service, he is an incumbent Vice President of TURCAT, Chairman of MARUHOM SARIP of Tugaya, Lanao del sur and other volunteer organizations of Tugaya. Scanning the geneological accounts of Tugaya. Sultan Meller is a direct descendant of Maruhom Sarip, one of the Maruhom who are inheriting the sultanate position. To … Continue reading

Mohammad Muid Zacaria enthroned as Sultan of Tugaya
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Mohammad Muid Zacaria enthroned as Sultan of Tugaya

Mohammad Muid Zacaria Enthroned as Sultan sa Tugaya (By: Prof. Haron Pangcoga) Mohammad Muid is enthroned as new Royal Sultan of the Sultanate of Tugaya in a ceremony held at Ingud Poblacion, Tugaya Lanao del Sur last February 23, 2014. Looking into the personality, life-story, and character of Sultan Mohammad Muid, the following is a … Continue reading