The name of the three major characters accounts for the three major island groups that make up the Philippine archipelago. Jubal is an Igorot, which is a tribe from Luzon, the largest island group; Sambag is a Visayan word, from the Visayan islands, and Omar is a name found among the Moslem tribes of the Mindanao island group.

The restored version of "Magic Temple" was the Closing Film of the 4th CineKasimanwa: Western Visayas Film Festival 2016.