Taytay founded through reduccion

  The reduccion or township IT IS important to become acquainted and familiar with the system reduccion a pueblo  employed by the Spaniards in forming the early towns—among which was Taytay (Rizal)—as key to understanding the early stage of historical events and developments. (Ang Karahasan sa Historia ng Read More …

2017: Celebrating the 438th founding year of Taytay Parish

Come June 24 this year of 2017, the town of Taytay and the St. John the Baptist Parish will jointly celebrate fiesta. It is the feast and solemnity of the birth of the Parish’s patron, St. John the Baptist. It is also the historic occasion of the Read More …

Juan de Plasencia, Tatay ng Taytay

Ang tatay ng Taytay SI PADRE JUAN Portocarrero de Plasencia (OFM) ang founder, ang tatay ng bayang Taytay. Siya’y nagmula sa isang maykaya-sa-buhay at marangal na pamilya. Isinilang siya noong 1520 sa bayang Plasencia, rehiyong Extremadura, España. Ang ama niya’y si Don Pedro Portocarrero na isang capitan ng barkong Kastila. Labing-anim Read More …