November 7, 2011 declared as regular holiday

November 7, 2011 is declared as regular holiday as per Proclamation No. 276 in observance  of Eidul Adha (Feast of Sacrifice). Another long weekend for us! How I wish President Noy declared November 2, 2011 as holiday as well…

PROCLAMATION NO. 276

DECLARING MONDAY, 7 NOVEMBER 2011, AS A REGULAR HOLIDAY THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY, IN OBSERVANCE OF EIDUL ADHA (FEAST OF SACRIFICE)

WHEREAS, Republic Act No. 9849 provides that Eidul Adha shall be celebrated as a regular holiday;

WHEREAS, Eidul Adha is one of the two greatest feasts of Islam;

WHEREAS, the date of the festival based on the declaration made by Saudi Arabia’s highest religious body is on 6 November 2011;

WHEREAS, the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) recommended that the observance of Eidul Adha be on 7 November 2011 and the Eidul Adha prayer held on 6 November 2011;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BENIGNO S. AQUINO III, President of the Philippines, by virtue of the powers vested in me by law, do hereby declare Monday, 7 November 2011, as a regular holiday throughout the country, in observance of Eidul Adha (Feast of Sacrifice).

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of the Philippines to be affixed.
Done in the City of Manila, this 20th day of October, in the year of Our Lord, Two Thousand and Eleven.

Comments

  1. Thanks for sharing not aware with this one. Long weekend vacation pala ito.

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  2. Please check my comment went to spam ata. Thanks

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  3. Same sentiments here! Ipit yung working days hmp!

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  4. Hmmm for us everyday is holiday eh heheh wala epek 🙂

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    Mitchteryosa Reply:

    Buti ka pa sis everyday holiday. Kakamiss din minsan sa ganitong pagkakataon ang walang trabaho haha!

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    james Reply:

    yeah ryt.. i miss being tam tambay na…

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  5. time for a long bike ride again…. baka punta ako Baguio 🙂

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  6. holidays are good.. yeah double pay.. :p lol

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