By Geronimo Suliguin
MANILA—The Knights of Rizal held its 7th European Regional Assembly from August 30 to September 1, 2019, in London, United Kingdom, with the theme “Isalin ang Rizalismo sa Gawaing Pagbabago” (Translate Rizalism to Transformative Action).
Area Commander Sir Alfonso Taguiang, Knight Grand Officer of Rizal, was at the helm of the event.
The celebration also marked the 130th year of publication of Dr. Jose Rizal’s Specimens of Tagalog Folklore (May 1889), Two Eastern Fables (July 1889) and his annotations of Antonio de Morga’s Sucesos de las Islas Filipinas, a product of his numerous visits to the British Museum.
One of the activities of the 7th ERA was a visit to the British Museum to view Rizal’s Register of Admission to the Reading