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Discuss culture, living, traveling, relocating, dating or anything related to the Asian countries - China, The Philippines, Thailand, etc.
I think Filipinos are mostly Hindus in behavior since their pre-colonial history was mainly as part of an India-like cultural sphere with some Chinese influence kicked in.
Then superficial Christianity was imposed upon them by force and they simply covered their Hindu nature with it.
However, not to say that cheating and lying are violations of the Hindu way as well, but again, I have never met an honest Indian, either.
A brain is a terrible thing to wash!
I agree fully based on my knowledge of Filipinos and Mexicans here. Warmer, dedicated, kind, accepting, family-oriented, loyal.
Yes, and sometimes petty thieves and casual white-liars too.
Some North American Indians were genocidal gangster maniacs before White Man arrived. Torturers, etc. Not always the noble savage. I wish they had all encountered world-conquering Catholics instead of determined, clannish, hardworking Protestants. Results might have been better.