Muslims celebrate the "Eid ul-Fitr," non-work holiday in the Philippines

Muslims celebrate the "Eid ul-Fitr," non-work holiday in the Philippines

Manila : Philippines | Sep 02, 2010 at 10:58 PM PDT
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President Aquino has declared September 10 as a non-working holiday with his signing of Proclamation 26. Every Filipino joins his Muslim brothers in celebrating "Eid ul-Fitr," the festivities for the end of Ramadan.

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Muslims celebrate the "Eid ul-Fitr," non-working holiday in the Philippines
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      GMA News
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  • Mole on My Sole: September 10, 2010 is a Philippine Non-Working ...
    September 10, 2010 is a Philippine Non-Working Holiday. Malacañang Palace has declared September 10, 2010 as a non-working holiday in celebration of Eid ul-Fitr or the end of Ramadan. President Noynoy Aquino signed Proclamation 26 to ...
  • my life my journey: Eid ul-Fitr
    Eid ul-Fitr (Arabic: عيد الفطر 'Īdu l-Fiṭr‎), often abbreviated to Eid, is a Muslim holiday that marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting (sawm). Eid is an Arabic word meaning "festivity", while Fiṭr means "to purify"; ... The
  • Malacañang declares Sept 10 (Friday) a holiday
    skip to main | skip to sidebar. Philippine\ ... President Benigno Aquino on Friday proclaimed Eidul Fitr, which marks the end of Ramadan, a holiday. This makes the next weekend, September 10-12, a 3-day holiday. Republic Act No. 9177, signed into law





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