Magdiwang

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This article is about the Katipunan faction in Cavite. For other usages, see Magdiwang (Disambiguation).

The Magdiwang is a faction of the Katipunan in Cavite province with the aim to gain independence from Spain. The Magdiwang chapter was started by Gen. Mariano Álvarez and became Andres Bonifacio's largest supporter. Both the Magdiwang and the Magdalo were the two major Katipunan factions in Cavite, with the Magdiwang having control over a larger number of towns and municipalities. At the Tejeros Convention, both factions were combined into to one government body under Emilio Aguinaldo.


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