SINAKULO or SENAKULO

also spelled senakulo

sinakulo: a play depicting the life and sufferings of Jesus Christ


derived from the Spanish cen√°culo, meaning "cenacle," which is the place where Jesus Christ celebrated the Last Supper with his disciples


Sinakulo is a Lenten play that is  a dramatic presentation of  the Passion of  Jesus Christ -- his trial, suffering and death.  The senakulo is performed during Holy Week in the Philippines. It takes eight nights -- from Palm Sunday to Easter --  to present the entire sinakulo.


Misspellings: senaculo, sinaculo