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On Eid’l Adha, Duterte urges Filipinos to work for the ‘common good’

Aug 11, 2019 - 1:42 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte says Ibrahim’s willingness to sacrifice his own son is 'one of the most remarkable demonstrations of faith of all time'

EID'L ADHA MESSAGE. President Rodrigo Duterte wants Filipnios to work for the common good. File photo by Karl Norman Alonzo/Presidential Photo

Robredo prays for Marawi refugees on Eid’l Adha

Aug 11, 2019 - 11:32 AM

'Yakapin natin sila at patuloy na ipanalangin sa kanilang pagharap sa mga hamon ng buhay,' says Vice President Leni Robredo on residents displaced by the Marawi siege

ANGAT BUHAY BENEFICIARY. Vice President Leni Robredo leads the turnover of classroom buildings to 3 schools in Marawi City on June 28, 2019. File photo by OVP

ISIS chief Baghdadi urges 'jihad' in purported new recording

Aug 23, 2018 - 8:26 AM

The 'caliphate will remain, God willing,' Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi says in the recording, addressing followers in the Middle East, Asia, and Africa

Rohingya mark Eid, one year after Myanmar crisis began

Aug 22, 2018 - 6:25 PM

Prayers are offered in makeshift mosques across southern Bangladesh to celebrate the Islamic festival of sacrifice as cows are slaughtered in muddy fields across the sprawling camps

PRAYERS. Rohingya refugees offer Eid al-Adha prayers at the Jamtoli refugee camp in Ukhia district near Cox's Bazar on August 22, 2018. Photo by Dibyangshu Sarkar/AFP

Robredo prays for Marawi on Eid'l Adha

Aug 22, 2018 - 3:15 PM

'We need to work together, with the best interest of its people in mind, to help Marawi rise back on its feet in the soonest time possible,' says Vice President Leni Robredo

PRAYERS FOR MARAWI. Vice President Leni Robredo talks to Marawi residents who will now live in the Angat Buhay Village that was built through her flagship anti-poverty program. File photo by OVP

LOOK: Colors of Eid'l Adha 2018 in Philippines

Aug 21, 2018 - 9:53 PM

Check out our photos – and videos – of the Eid'l Adha celebration at the Quezon Memorial Circle and the Blue Mosque in Taguig

EID'L ADHA. Young and old, Muslims gather at the Blue Mosque in Taguig for the Eid'l Adha on August 21, 2018. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

Imam on Eid'l Adha: Pray, don't drink, be kind to non-Muslims

Aug 21, 2018 - 8:10 PM

'Alisin natin sa ating isipan na kapag hindi Muslim ay kalaban,' says Ustadh Fahad Tambara on the Muslim feast of Eid'l Adha

IN PRAYER. Two Muslim women pray intently during the celebration of Eid'l Adha at the Quezon Memorial Circle on August 21, 2018. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

On Eid'l Adha, Duterte calls for peace among faiths

Aug 21, 2018 - 8:07 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte says the Islam feast is also a reminder of the fulfillment found in sacrifice

FEAST OF SACRIFICE. President Rodrigo Duterte has declared August 21 as a holiday in honor of Eid'l Adha. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler  Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

August 21 declared a holiday for Eid'l Adha

Aug 15, 2018 - 7:00 PM

August 21 is also the death anniversary of Benigno Aquino Jr, a public holiday as well

September 25, regular holiday for Eid’l Adha

Sep 15, 2015 - 5:47 PM

In issuing Proclamation No 1128 President Benigno Aquino III cites Republic Act No 9849 which provides that Eid’l Adha one of the two greatest feasts of Islam shall be celebrated as a regular holiday

MORNING PRAYERS. Muslims prepare to celebrate Eid al-Adha, also called 'Feast of the Sacrifice' at the Quirino Grandstand in Luneta, 04 October 2014. All photos by Ritchie Tongo/EPA

Eid’l Adha, feast of sacrifice

Oct 26, 2012 - 5:51 PM

Let this be an affirmation of our solidarity in pursuing the causes of peace and development for the greater good