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UP Oblation Naming Mahal

UP naming mahal

Pamantasang hirang

Ang tinig namin

Sanay inyongg dinggin

Luntian at pula,

Sagisag magpakailanman

Ating pagdiwang

Bulwagan ng dangal

Shame. Shame. Shame on me. I studied in UP for 8 years. I used to sing UP Naming Mahal every Monday during the flag ceremony back in my high school in UPLB. Now, I only remember 8 lines of the UP anthen. Are you an alumnus, too? Let me know if you can do better.

Just want to share the pictures I took of one of the most famous sculptures in the country, the UP Oblation. Oble as we call it, symbolizes “bigay lahat sa bayan”. In English, that means selflessly offering oneself to the nation.

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