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The week in photos: August 26-September 1, 2017

Sep 02, 2017 - 2:31 PM

This week s selection of photo highlights here and around the world

INK FESTIVAL. A participant displays his tattoo to audience of the Dutdutan festival at the World Trade Center in Pasay on September 1, 2017. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

Eid’l Adha: Use Allah’s name only for good

Sep 02, 2017 - 8:06 AM

While condemning all violence done in the name of Allah mortuary officer Safrullah Macaindig makes sure that Cayamora Maute – alleged funder of the Maute terror group – is given proper burial rites

ALL IN A DAY'S WORK. Safrullah Macaindig, mortuary officer and deputy chief at the Manila Golden Mosque. Photo by Roy Lagarde

Marawi evacuees pine for home as they observe Eid'l Adha

Sep 01, 2017 - 6:11 PM

We just don’t know if we have something to return to says a woman from Barangay Lilod

INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS from Marawi City commemorates Eid Al Adha at the Saguiaran Municipal Gymnasium On Friday, September 1, 2017. Eid Al Adha is the feast of sacrifice of as God ask Ibrahim to sacrifice his son Ysmael which tested his faith. (bobby lagsa/rappler)

On Eid'l Adha, Filipino Muslims pray for strength amid prejudice

Sep 01, 2017 - 5:12 PM

This comes as the Marawi City crisis fuels anti Muslim sentiments in predominantly Christian Philippines

MUSLIM FEAST. Muslims in Manila celebrate the Eid'l Adha at Rizal Park on September 1, 2017. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler    MUSLIM FEAST. Muslims in Manila celebrate the Eid'l Adha at Rizal Park on September 1, 2017. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Eid'l Adha

Sep 01, 2017 - 12:29 PM

The celebration is considered one of the greatest feasts of Islam

On Eid'l Adha, Duterte calls for unity amidst 'violence, discord'

Aug 31, 2017 - 11:23 AM

The President says the celebration is an opportunity for Muslims to reaffirm their devotion to the virtues of Islam

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte announces in his speech during the Eid'L Fitr Celebration at the Rizal Hall in Malacañan Palace on June 27, 2017 that around P20-billion has already been allocated to fast track the recovery and rehabilitation of Marawi City. The recovery efforts will be spearheaded by the Task Force Bangon Marawi which is composed of various government and non-government agencies. TOTO LOZANO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

September 1 a regular holiday for Eid'l Adha

Aug 29, 2017 - 1:07 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte signs Proclamation 297 declaring the holiday

Muslim Community in Quezon City gather at the QC Memorial Circle Monday for a prayer to celebrate the feast of Eid'l Adha in honor of Ibrahim's sacrifice to Allah. Photo by: JOEL LIPORADA

Hajj goes high-tech for bloodless Eid sacrifices

Sep 12, 2016 - 8:42 PM

Muslims at the annual hajj pilgrimage to Mecca are able to make their Eid l Adha sacrifice without getting blood on their hands

In this file photo, sheep are penned in at the pier waiting to be loaded onto trucks at the Jeddah Islamic Port in Saudi Arabia, December 13, 2007. Roslan Rahman/AFP

Duterte on Eid'l Adha: Sacrifice personal interests for common good

Sep 11, 2016 - 7:25 PM

It is my dream to see our people regardless of beliefs join hands in building a united country for our children and the next generation says the first president from Mindanao

President Rodrigo Duterte tells troopers the significance of forging peace with the communists and Moro insurgents during his speech at the 10th Anniversary of the Eastern Mindanao Command in Davao City on August 26. ACE MORANDANTE/PPD

Eid'l Adha: September 12 declared regular holiday

Sep 06, 2016 - 11:23 AM

Under Republic Act No 9849 Eid l Adha one of Islam s two major feasts along with Eid l Fitr shall be declared a regular holiday

Filipino Muslims pray at the Luneta in observance of Eid'l Adha in 2015. Rappler file photo

Aquino on Eid'l Adha: Honor, protect sacrifices of forefathers

Sep 25, 2015 - 11:27 AM

President Benigno Aquino III gives the reminder on the occasion of Eid l Adha or the Feast of Sacrifice one of two greatest feasts of Islam

EID'L ADHA. Muslim women offer their morning prayer at the Quezon Memorial Circle in Quezon City in celebration of Eid'l Adha or the Feast of Sacrifice on September 24, 2015. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

October 6, regular holiday for Eidul Adha

Sep 16, 2014 - 1:14 PM

Eidul Adha is one of the two greatest feasts of Islam the other being Eid al Fitr which is also a regular holiday in the country

New peace bids eyed after Syria truce collapses

Oct 29, 2012 - 10:10 AM

Air raids clashes and car bombings shook Syria on Sunday October 28 killing nearly 100 people monitors said as world powers look to pick up the pieces of a failed bid to bring in a Muslim holiday ceasefire

A Syrian rebel fighter looks at smoke billowing from a bus that caught on fire after a regime sniper allegedly shot at it in the northern city of Aleppo on October 28, 2012. Less than 24 hours before a truce negotiated by the United Nations (UN) is set to expire, mortar fire and jet bombing could be heard throughout the day as both sides exchanged small arms fire. AFP PHOTO / JAVIER MANZANO