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This edition: Filipino Muslim Community in New York

Episode Details

Original tape date: May 4, 2017.

First aired: August 21, 2018.

Although most Filipinos are Christian, there is a sizable population of Filipino Muslims that live in the tri-state area. One group Kinding Sindaw, which means “movement and light,” preserves the culture and tradition of their people through performance art, music and dance. Asian American Life host and correspondent Ernabel Demillo goes behind the scenes of Kinding Sindaw as they prepare for their show at La MaMa Theatre in New York City.

Guest List

Potri Ranka Manis Queano Nur Founder & Artistic Director, Kinding Sindaw

Inteshar Mohammed Tradition Bearer, Kinding Sindaw

Malaika Yasmin Queano Kinding Sindaw