Is Pilipin@ Polytheism a strictly closed religion? I wanted to learn about my heritage since my dad never really talks about his homeland and I'm curious. But I'm technically only 1/4th by blood, and it's not like I grew up in the culture, so I feel weird about considering it?
Hey anon, this is a tricky question because a) Pilipin@ Polytheism is not one large, monolithic thing, b) it’s technically not a “religion” per se, and c) the ancestry versus culture discussion is complicated by the reconstructionism versus folk Catholicism versus diaspora discussion.
So let’s get into it!