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Beacons of hope




MAKATI’S main avenue is adorned anew with sparkling lights and glittering installations. The annual tradition is a way of bringing cheer to the busy community. / PHOTOGRAPH BY YUMMIE DINGDING FOR THE DAILY TRIBUNE @tribunephl_yumi

Signs of Christmas keep Filipinos in a holiday mood in spite of the COVID-19 pandemic. The city’s most iconic spots are now beaming with a myriad lights and colorful displays, signaling that the most wonderful time of the year is upon us.

As we usher in the holidays, let us not forget that the true meaning of Christmas lies within us, people giving hope and spreading love to one another, especially to the ones who need it the most.

THE Ortigas East Christmas Street Musical Light Tunnel dedicates its bright and colorful stars to the country’s frontliners and first responders who themselves bring light, inspiration and hope. This familiar sight is seen along Central Avenue near Tiendesitas at Ortigas East. / Photograph courtesy of Ortigas East

ARANETA City lights up its iconic Giant Christmas Tree with the holiday theme, ‘Comfort and Joys at the City of Firsts.’ The event, which was livestreamed for the first-time on YouTube and Facebook, aims to give happiness and hope this holiday season. / Photograph courtesy of ARANETA city