The announcement of the holiday is predicated on the advice of the Nationwide Fee on Muslim Filipinos
MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte declared May 3, Tuesday, a daily holiday in observance of Eid’l Fitr, or the tip of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan.
Malacañang confirmed this on Monday, May 2, sharing with the media a duplicate of Proclamation No. 1356, which had been signed by Government Secretary Salvador Medialdea.
The announcement of the holiday is predicated on the advice of the Nationwide Fee on Muslim Filipinos.
The date of Eid’l Fitr, historically celebrated for 3 days, adjustments yearly primarily based on the sighting of the brand new moon within the tenth month of the Islamic calendar. The Workplace of the Bangsamoro Mufti introduced on Sunday that the 2022 Eid’l Fitr is on Monday, May 2.
Eid’l Fitr, also referred to as Hari Raya Puasa, marks the tip of Ramadan, the month when Muslims are required to quick from dawn to sundown.
It’s a celebration for Muslims to present due to Allah for a fruitful fasting of Ramadan. They collect in mosques to hope on the primary day of Eid’l Fitr, and likewise go to and feast with household and pals. – Rappler.com