Veritas 17th Marian Healing Exhibit at Shangri-La Plaza

70 Marian images, statues, photos, writings of healing from Saint Padre Pio and about half a dozen relics from different saints were on display at the Radyo Veritas Marian healing exhibition dubbed ” Mary and Saints in the Year of the Youth” 2019.


17th Veritas Marian Healing Exhibit


Saint Padre Pio Pietrelcina

17th Marian Healing Exhibit with Saints features canonically crowned, popular venerated images of Mary from various parts of the country.


La Divina Pastora of Gapan, Nueva Ecija


Radyo Veritas community booth


Nuestra Señora del Pilar/ Our Lady of the Pillar de Zaragoza

camarera: Nolan Angeles

This includes Our Lady of Antipolo, Our Lady of Lourdes, Our Lady of Manaoag, Our Lady of Fatima, La Divina Pastora, Nuestra Señora de Guia and Birhen Sang Barangay/ Our Lady of the Barangay. 


Bambina Maria

camarera  :  Benjie Antonio


Birhen Sang Barangay or Our Lady of the Barangay

camaera: Chester Remot


La Pieta

camarera: Pencil Diestra


Our Lady of La Sallete

camarera: Armand de Jesus


Nuestra Señora de Candelaria

camarera: Mark Davesaan


Our Lady of Turumba

camarera: Edwin Lopez


Nuestra Señora Paz y Buenviaje

camarera : Mr. Jeff Fernando


Our Lady of Lourdes

camarera: Father Jojo Zerrudo


Immaculada de Marikina

camarera: Jomai Josef


Impung Maria

camaera: Marlon Dionisio


Our Lady of Deliverance Empress of China

camarera: Jhaybee Marcelino

The Catholic Bishop’s Conference of the Philippines has set 2019 as the Year of the Youth as part of the nine-year preparation period for the celebration of the 500th anniversary of the arrival of Christianity in the Philippines in 2021.




The exhibit is free and open to public during mall hours Monday -Thursday 11:00 am to 9:00pm, Friday 11:00 am to 10:00 pm, Saturday 10:00 am to 10:00 pm, Sunday 10:00 am to 9:00 pm For inquiries, call Ms. Renee Jose at (02) 925-7932 to 39 local 129.

17th Marian exhibition opened last August 15 and will run until September 13 at 3rd floor Shangri-La Plaza Mall in Mandaluyong City.

Celebrate Year of the Rooster Spring Film Festival at Shangri-La Plaza

Celebrate Year of the Rooster with the 2017 Spring Film Festival at Shangri-LA Plaza Mall in Mandaluyong City .

The highly anticipated SPRING Film Festival will be held from January 25 to 29 st the Shang Cineplex in cooperation with Ricardo Leong Center for Chinese Studies at the Ateneo de Manila University .

This is the 11th year that the Spring Film Festival which features 6 films from China will be shown at the Shangri-LA Mall – Shang Cineplex. According to the organizers of the 11th annual spring festival , some of the Chinese films were entries to the prestigious international film festivals like Oscars, Toronto Film Festival, Venice Film Festival among others.


11th annual spring film festival 

Featured Films

There will be series of noteworthy films sure to delight moviegoers and enthusiasts is Wolf Totem , the story of young Beijing student Chen Zhen’s life among  the nomadic herdsmen of Inner Mongolia , where he adopts a wolf cub in an attempt to save it from death . The film was chosen as China’s 2015 foreign language Oscar entry and adapted from bestseller by Lu Jimin.

A Hong Kong University student in dire need of money takes a lucrative offer to become a surrogate mother for an elite couple . When the contract gets terminated , she refuses to give up the child and runs into hiding , until the biological father finds her , which turns the situation into A Complicate Story . In the hit romantic comedy Book of Love , a casino hostess from Macau and a realtor based in Los Angeles cross paths and ultimately form a magical connection with each other all because they stumbled upon the same book.

Everybody’s Fine sees how a father discovers spending individual time with his kids lead to gaining much of the honesty and compassion that has been missing in their family .

A comedy that leads to chase all over Europe , Horseplay had entertainment journalist Mui tracking down the notorious art thief called Nine -Tailed Fox . The plot thickens as Mui get stuck in quite an impossible situation with the Fox asking for her help to recover the ” Tang Dynasty Pottery Horse” and detective Cheung Ho seeking her assitance to catch the Fox.

Red Amnesia film shows Deng is an elderly caregiver who is determine to remain useful despite symptoms of an aging mind and insists of taking care of her two sons and mother despite their protests . The film was selected in competition for the Golden Lion ,  at the 71st Venice Film Festival. It was also shown a as a Special Presentations at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival.

The schedule of Chinese films with free screenings at 2:00pm, 4:30pm and 7:00pm.

Mr. Sidney Christopher T. Bata -Director Ricardo Leong Center for Chinese Studies -Lecturer-Chinese Studies Program

Aside from the FREE movies , visitors can look forward to series of events hosted by Ateneo de Manila University –Chinese Painting Exhibit from January 25 to 31, enjoy an Afternoon of Beautiful Chinese Melodies : Chinese Musical Concert by the Ricardo Leong Center for Chinese Studies at the Ateneo de Manila University on January 28 at 3:00PM , and take part in a Pastel Painting Workshop with Master Fidel Sarmiento ( President of the Art Association of the Philippines on January 29 at 1:00PM . Finally witness the traditional Chinese Dragon and Lion Dance on February 5 at 2:00PM – Shangri-LA Grand Atrium

For more information about mall events and happenings : Shangri-LA Plaza Mall FB

Admission is FREE for all Activities , For the Spring Film Festival – Admission is first come , first reservation policy .So do come early .







Ikebana Exhibition in Shangri-La

Ikebana exhibition and demonstration will be held on March 10-13, 2016 at the Grand Atrium of the Shangri-La Plaza Mall in Mandaluyong City. The event is in celebration of the 33rd anniversary of Ikenobo Ikebana Society of Manila No. 67. Theme of the exhibit is Ikenobo PTL: “Praise! Thank! And Love!”.

Opening ceremonies will be on March 10 at 4 o’clock in the afternoon. The event is open free to the public. There will be a display of Ikebana arrangements by members of the Society. Demonstrations will be held on March 12 from 3 to 6 p.m. by Ikebana professors Dr. Divina Lupe Lazaro and Dr. Romeo Balderrama Jr. On March 13, Prof. Serapion S. Metilla and Joyce Kato will hold their demonstrations also from 3 to 6:00pm

In 1983, the Ikenobo Ikebana Society of Manila started as a Study Group and by 1984 it was declared Capter No. 67.Since then, the Society has been conducting its annual exhibition and demonstration.

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