MOMENTS WITH CHRIST This painting of Jesus Christ’s triumphant entry into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday is part of Manuel Baldemor’s exhibit at the Atrium of SM Megamall in Mandaluyong City, which runs till March 31. It employs a technique that consists of letting the paint drop from the brush as the artist guides it. “In similar fashion, I can give homage and meditate on the drops of blood Christ shed for our sins,” Baldemor says.
Are your favorite malls open this Holy Week?
INQUIRER.net / 07:35 PM April 12, 2014
MANILA, Philippines – The upcoming Holy Week is a time for rest. But if you’re in the mood for going out, better find another place as some of the malls in Metro Manila will be closed for the Lenten break.
This list will be updated as some malls have yet to release their schedules.
1. SM Supermalls
SM Supermalls across the country will be closed on Maundy Thursday, April 17, and Good Friday, April 18, and will be open on Black Saturday, April 19. Only SM Baguio will be open for the Holy Week to accommodate the exodus of tourists.
2. Robinsons Malls
Robinsons Malls will be closed on Thursday and Friday and will resume their regular hours on Saturday.
Meanwhile, the following Robinsons malls will be open on Thursday during their regular operating hours: Robinsons Place Luisita, Robinsons Place Palawan, Robinsons Place Santiago, Robinsons Place Pangasinan, and Summit Ridge Tagaytay. Meanwhile, Robinsons Place Malolos will be open 12 noon to 9 p.m. only.
The following malls will be closed on Friday: Robinsons Place Malolos, Robinsons Place Palawan, Robinsons Place Santiago, and Robinsons Place Pangasinan.
The following will be open on Friday during their regular operating hours: Robinsons Place Luisita and Summit Ridge Tagaytay.
3. Ayala Malls
The following Ayala malls will be closed on Thursday and Friday, and will be open during their regular hours on Saturday: Glorietta, Alabang Town Center, TriNoMa, Greenbelt, Market! Market!, Bonifacio High Street, and Serendra.
4. Power Plant Mall
The mall will be closed on Thursday and Friday, and will be open on Saturday from 12 noon to 10 p.m. only. Meanwhile, the mall will be back with its regular mall hours on Sunday.
5. Shangri-La Mall
The mall will be closed on Thursday and Friday, and will be open on Saturday during its regular mall hours.
6. Megaworld Lifestyle Malls
Eastwood Mall and Eastwood City Walk will be closed on Thursday and Friday and will open on Saturday during their regular mall hours.
Lucky Chinatown will be closed Thursday and Friday and will be open on Saturday.
Resorts World Manila will be open on Thursday from 12 noon to 12 midnight but will be closed on Friday. It will be open on Saturday 12 noon to 12 midnight and will be open earlier on Sunday at 10 a.m. to 12 midnight.