Learning Filipino etiquette20 January 2013 by Nathalie Abejero 1 Comment“Mano po” is a gesture showing respect towards the elderly. Growing up in the US, I’ve slowly lost the old customs.. being back in the Philippines brings it all back. Need to re-adopt some of them!
Bill Tucker says
The Turks do (or did — I’m remembering this from my childhood) something very similar, except they kiss the back of the hand first and then touch it to their forehead.