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(Photos) Cory Aquino: Thousands Flock To La Salle Greenhills


Written under: Human Interest, Philippines, Politics

MANILA, Philippines. Thousands flock to see the remains of former Philippine President Cory Aquino for the public viewing of her remains at the La Salle Greenhills gymnasium.

The Artuji news team was there to experience the public viewing from the perspective of an ordinary Filipino citizen. And this is our photo story.

yellow ribbon (Photos) Cory Aquino: Thousands Flock To La Salle Greenhills

Upon arriving at the LSGH vicinity around 1 AM, August 2. One can immediately notice the yellow ribbons wrapped around the trees along the road.

yellow ribbon tree (Photos) Cory Aquino: Thousands Flock To La Salle Greenhills

The line is long, but the atmosphere is somber and quiet. People are sharing to each other their EDSA Revolution stories.

line (Photos) Cory Aquino: Thousands Flock To La Salle Greenhills

Media and security crews are everywhere.

security crew (Photos) Cory Aquino: Thousands Flock To La Salle Greenhills

Yellow ribbons can also be seen everywhere.

yellow ribbon column (Photos) Cory Aquino: Thousands Flock To La Salle Greenhills

Flowers that adorn the hallways leading to the gym.

flowers 03 (Photos) Cory Aquino: Thousands Flock To La Salle Greenhills

flowers 01 (Photos) Cory Aquino: Thousands Flock To La Salle Greenhills

Going up the spiral pathway leading to the inside of the gymnasium.

going up (Photos) Cory Aquino: Thousands Flock To La Salle Greenhills

Yellow flowers inside the gymnasium.

flowers 02 (Photos) Cory Aquino: Thousands Flock To La Salle Greenhills

A quick snapshot inside the gym. The NAMFREL Quick Count Tally Board can be seen which contains the vote numbers from the Marcos-Aquino Presidential Snap Elections.

inside the gym (Photos) Cory Aquino: Thousands Flock To La Salle Greenhills

Cory Aquino photo gallery inside the gymnasium. People can be seen taking their photos beside these pictures.

cory photos (Photos) Cory Aquino: Thousands Flock To La Salle Greenhills

A security officer ensures that everything is peaceful and orderly.

cory photo guard (Photos) Cory Aquino: Thousands Flock To La Salle Greenhills

LED screens show the live streaming of the people paying their respect to Cory Aquino.

led screen (Photos) Cory Aquino: Thousands Flock To La Salle Greenhills

The spiral pathway leading to the entrance. One will see this along the exit path leading to the track and field.

spiral (Photos) Cory Aquino: Thousands Flock To La Salle Greenhills

Flowers around the track and field.

flowers 04 (Photos) Cory Aquino: Thousands Flock To La Salle Greenhills

Cory Aquino’s remains will stay in La Salle Greenhills until Sunday, August 2 and then will be transferred to the Manila Cathedral where public viewing will be continued.

Her remains will be buried on Wednesday, August 5 at the Manila Memorial in Paranaque City. This day is already declared as a special non-working holiday by President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.

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