CHAPTER 9 RIZAL'S GRAND TOUR OF EUROPE WITH VIOLA ... from Shiela Mae Parcon
Noozly, Social News since 2009
Top Searches
Movies
Sports
Video Games
Bands
Search

Back to Pablo News




Comments

"CHAPTER 9 RIZAL'S GRAND TOUR OF EUROPE WITH VIOLA ..."

Comments


CHAPTER 9

RIZAL'S GRAND TOUR OF EUROPE WITH VIOLA
*After the publication of Noli,Rizal planned to visit the important places in Europe.
-Dr. Maximo Viola agreed to be his traveling companion.
-Rizal had recieved Paciano's remittance of P1,000 w/c as forwarded by Juan Luna from paris.
-He immediately paid Viola the sum P300 w/c the latter kindly loaned so that he Noli could printed.
THE TOUR BEGINS:
*May 11,1887-Rizal and Viola ,two brown-skinned doctors on roaming spree,left to Berlin by Train.
*it was an ideal season for travel .spring was in the air,and all over Europe the flowers were blooming,the meadows were turning green , and the villages were humming w/ activity.
DRESDEN:
*''one of the best cities i Germany ".
*Rizal who was interested in botany.
*he studied the numerous plant varieties of extraordinary beauty and size.
*they visited Adolph B. Meyer -who was overjoyed to see them.
*in the Museum of Art ,w/c they also visited ,Rizal was deeply impressed by a painting of "Prometheus Bound" and recalled seeing a representation of the same idea in art gallery in Paris.
FIRST MEETING W/ BLUMENTRITT:
*May 13,1887-the train,w/ Rizal and Viola on board ,arrived at the railroad station of Leitmeritz,Bohemia.
*Professor Blumentritt who had received their wire ,was at the station.
*He was carrying a pencil sketch of Rizal w/c the latter had previously sent him.,so that he coukd identify his filipino friend .
*Rizal and Blumentritt who came to know each other by correpondence, met in person.
*Professor Blumentritt ,the ge nial host ,helped Rizal and Viola get a room at Hotel Krebs.
BEAUTIFUL MEMORIES OF LEITMERITZ:
*He enjoyed the warm hospitality of the Blumentritt family.
*The Professor wife ROSA,was a good cook,and she prepared special Austrian dishes w/c Rizal liked very much.
*He children were Dolores (called Dora or Dorita by Rizal),Conrad,and Fritz.
*Blumentriit proved to be a great tourist guide as well as a hospitable host.
PRAGUE:
*Rizal and Viola visited the tomb of Copernicus ,the famous astronomer;the museum of natural history;the bacteriological laboratories;the famous cave where san juan Nepomuceno,the Catholic saint,was imprisoned;and the bridge from w/c this saint was hurled into the river.
VIENNA:
*""QUEEN O THE DANUBE"".
*May 20.Rizal and Viola arrived in the beautiful city of Vienna,the capital pf AUSTRIA-HUNGARY.
*Famous in song and story,this city fascinated Rizal because of its beautiful buildings,religious images,haunting waltzes,and majestic charm.
GENEVA:
*This Swiss city is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe,visited by world tourists every year.
*THe people of Geneva were linguists,speaking french,German and Italian.
*Rizal and Viola spent fifteen delightful days in Geneva .On june 23,they parted ways-Viola returned to Barcelona while Rizal continued the tour to italy.
RIZAL IN ITALY:
*He visited TURIN,VENICE,and FLORENCE.
*June 27,1887- he reached Rome ,the ETERNAL CITY and also called "CITY OF CAESARS.
*He was thrilled by the sights and memories of the Eternal City.Describng to Blumentritt ,the"granduer that was Rome".
*He wrote on June 27 ,1887.

CHAPTER 22

EXILE IN DAPITAN,1892-96
*a remote town in mindanao w/c was under the missionary jurisdiction of the Jesuits,from 1892 to 1896.
*This four year interregnum in his life was tediously unexciting,but was abundantly fruitful w/ varied achievements.
*He practised medicine ,pursued scientific studies,continued his artistic and literary works,widened his knowledge of languages
,established a school for boys, promoted community development projects.
BEGINNING OF EXILE IN DAPITAN:
*The steamer cebu w/c brought Rizal to Dapitan carried a letter from Father Pablo Pastells,Superior of the Jesuit Society in the Philippines,to Father Antonio Obach,jesuits parish priest of Dapitan.
Rizal could live at the parish convent on the following condition::
1.''That Rizal publicly retract his errors concerning religion,and make statements that were clearly pro-Spanish and revolution.
2.''That he perform the church rites and make a general confession of his past life.
3.''That henceforth he conduct himself in an exemplary manner as a spanish subject and a man of religion".
*Rizal on his part,admired the kind generous spanish captain.As evidence of his esteem,he wrote a poem,a don ricardo canicero,on august 26,1892,on the accasin of the captain's birthday.
RIZAL WINS MANILA LOTTERY-HE WON THE SECOND PRICED OF P20,000.
RIZAL- PASTELLS DEBATE ON RELIGIN:
*Rizal had a long and scholarly debate w/Father Pastells on religion.
*This interesting religious debate may be read in the four letters written by Rizal,as follows:
1.sept.1,1892
2.nov.11,1892
3.jan.9,1893
4.april 4,1893
IN FATHER PASELLS 'REPLIES DATED:
1.OCT.12,1892
2.DEC.8,1892
3.FEB.2,1893
4.APRIL(no exact date)1893
*Father Pastells tried his best to win back rizal to fold catholiscism.
RIZAL AND FATHER SANCHEZ
*instructed two jesuits in mindanao -father obach cura of the dapitan and father jose vilaclara, cura of dipolo.
* father sanchez,since rizal days at the antonio,had spent 3 yrs in europe and return to manila in 1881 to resume teaching at the antonio.
* he was only the spanish priest to defend rizals noli me tangete in public .
IDYLLIC LIFE IN DAPITAN
*rizal had exemplary life ,idyllic in serenity.
* august 1893 members of rizals family took turns in visiting him in order to assuage his loneliness in isolated outpost of spanish power in the moroland.
RIZAL INCOUNTERED W/ THE FRIARS SPY
* this spy w/ the assume name of " pablo mercado" and possing as a relative,secretly visited rizal at his house on the night of november 3,1892.he introduce him self as a frend and relative showing a photo of rizal in a pair of bottons w/ the initials p.m. as evedence of his kinship f the rizal family.
*RIZAL BEING A PHYSICIAN IN DAPITAN.
RIZAL HAVEA COMMUNITY PROJECT FOR DAPITAN
*he decided to improve,to the best of his god given talent and to awaken the civic conciousness of his people .
*he wrote to fr. pastel: "i w ant to do all that i can for this town".
RIZAL AS A TEACHER
*RIZAL THOUGHT HIS BOYS READING,writings,languages(spanish and english) geography,history,mathimatics,ETC...
hym to talisay
*he wrote a poem entitled himno at talisay to his pupils to sing.
ARTISTIC WORK IN DAPITAN
*HE CONTRIBUTED HIS PAINTINGS SKILLS TO THE SISTER of charity who were preparing the sunctuary of the holy virgin and the private chapel.
*rizal made sketches of person paintings that attract him in dapitan
RIZAL AS A FARMER
*RIZAL DEVOTED AT THIS TIME TO AGRICULTURE he bought 16 hectares of land in talisay.
RIZAL AS A BUSINEESMAN
*IN PARTNERSHIP w/ ramon carrion,a dapitan merchant,he made a propitable business ventur es in fishng,copra and hemp industries.
RIZALS IN VENTED ABILITY
* he invented a cegarrete lighter w/c he sent as a gift to blumentritt. he called it sulpukan .this unique cigarette lighter hsa made of wood.
MY RETREAT
*rizal wrote a beautiful poem about his serene life as excile in dapitan and sent to her on october 22, 1895
RIZAL AND JOSPHEN BRACKIN
*she was josephn brackin,an irish girl of sweet 18,slander,chestnut,blond w/ blue eyes ,dresse an elegant simplicity,she was born on hongkong on october 3,1876 o irish perish-james bracken,a corporal in the british garreson and elesabeth jane mcbride.
RIZAL IN THE CATIPUNAN
*may 2,1996 dr.pio valensuela was named immesary to dapitan in order to inform rizal in plan of the katipunan to luanched a re volution for freedom sake.
RIZALS VOLUNTERED AS MILITARY IN CUBA.
THE SONG OF TRAVELER RIZAL WROTE HIS HEART WARMING POEM.
ADIOS DAPITAN
* on july 31,1896 rizals 4 yr exile in dapitan came to an end midnight of that date, he embarked on board the steamer espana
*he was accompanied by josephen, narsisa angelica(narcisas daughter) his 3 nephews in 6 pupils.

-Shiela Mae Parcon

comments powered by Disqus

(C) 2012 World Life Networks, LLC | Contact & Support | FAQ | Advertise

API: Archiver API

Member Sites: Animals I Love | Archiver | Birthplace | Cab Dialer | Life Social | QR Maker | VBX Connect | What's Public | Public IP | TXT by E | Noozly | Restate It | Web Navigator | Secure Password Maker | Current Time | Appaholic | If You Will It Jobs | Grocery Deals | 2 Things I Love | Things You Say To Your Best Friend

Member Content Sites: She Look Dumb | Stuff My Mom Texts

Sites You Should Visit: Biz Scrambler | Apps Over Easy Inc. | Website Thumbnails by PagePeeker.com

If you would like more information about your choices as it relates to advertising and behavioral targeting, Click here

Creative Commons License

Information provided in part by Status.net sites and Identi.ca.
Status.net and Identi.ca content and data are available under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 license.
Definitions and suggestions






Warning: Unknown: open(/home/content/82/8665882/tmp/sess_9486o5gks6enufsrd8imdi6p07, O_RDWR) failed: No such file or directory (2) in Unknown on line 0

Warning: Unknown: Failed to write session data (files). Please verify that the current setting of session.save_path is correct () in Unknown on line 0