Thanks to Proclamation No. 488 signed by President Benigno Aquino III, today October 26, 2012 is a regular holiday throughout the nation in observance of Eidul Adha or the Feast of Sacrifice.
“Republic Act No. 9849 provides that Eidul Adha shall be celebrated as a regular holiday,” the proclamation said. “Eidul Adha is one of the two greatest feasts of Islam, “it said. The date of the festival, the proclamation said, was based on the declaration made by Saudi Arabia’s highest religious body.
Have a great to all! Enjoy your time with family and friends!