Bernardo Carpio

Bernardo Carpio is a legendary figure in Philippine Mythology who is said to be the cause of earthquakes. There are numerous versions of this tale. Some versions say Bernardo Carpio is a giant, as supported by the enormous footsteps he has reputedly left behind in the mountains of Montalban. Others say he was the size of an ordinary man. However, all versions agree he had a strength that was similar to that of Hercules.

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Bernardo Carpio - As An Etiology
... The tale of Bernardo Carpio can be considered an etiological myth which explains the occurrence of Earthquakes ... the area which hosts the legend of Bernardo Carpio is also home to the West Valley Fault System (formerly called the Marikina Valley Fault System) ...
Dyosa - Plot
... Amang Suga, however, had no knowledge that Sinukuan was in love with Bernardo Carpio, a Kabanua warrior ... Bernardo Carpio came to convince her to elope with him ... up her mind, followed her heart and went on to escape with Bernardo Carpio, accompanied by Huling and Miong ...