Simple Eid’l Adha celebration for Mandaue’s Muslim community

Mary Rose Sagarino 07/08/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The Muslim community in Mandaue City will be having a simple celebration on Saturday, July 9, for the observance of Eid’l Adha or feast of sacrifice. Pabay Mangotara, executive director of the Local…

NCMF to Muslim Cebuanos: Limit gatherings for Eid al Fitr

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 05/12/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Muslim Cebuanos are urged to limit gatherings for the celebration of Eid Al Fitr tomorrow, May 13, 2021, as the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) reiterates the restrictions on public gathering in…

Lockdowns restrict Eid al-Fitr celebrations

Philippine Daily Inquirer 05/25/2020

MANILA, Philippines — Muslims around the world began marking a somber Eid al-Fitr on Sunday, many under coronavirus lockdown, but lax restrictions offer respite to worshipers in some countries despite fears of skyrocketing infections. The festival, one…

Muslims in Cebu City gather at Plaza Independencia for Eid al-Fitr

Raul Constantine Tabanao and Delta Legio 06/05/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Carrying his two-month-old baby and a yellow praying mat, 26-year-old Gelil Inok, together with his family, woke up early Wednesday, June 5, 2019, to commemorate the feast of Eid al-Fitr, or the end of Ramadan.…

GALLERY: Muslim community in Cebu City commemorate Eid al-Fitr 

Delta Dyrecka Letigio, Raul Constantine Tabanao 06/05/2019

Cebu City, Philippines—The Muslim community in Cebu City gathered at the Plaza Independencia on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, to commemorate the festival of breaking the fast (Eid al-Fitr) or the end of Ramadan. Iman Ustadz Salim Daham…

30 killed in Iraqi shrine, days after Baghdad blast

07/09/2016

Baghdad, Iraq — Islamic State group extremists attacked a Shiite shrine north of Baghdad, killing 30 people, just days after one of the deadliest ever bombings in the country, a security spokesman said Friday. The overnight attack…

Muslims worldwide mark end of bloody Ramadan

07/07/2016

Beirut — As Muslims around the world celebrate the end of Ramadan, many are struggling to comprehend a wave of attacks that killed 350 people across several continents during the holy month and made urgent the question…

Duterte asks Muslims to unite with countrymen

07/07/2016

President Rodrigo Duterte yesterday called on Filipino Muslims to “unite with other Filipinos” in attaining “lasting peace” as he greeted them on the celebration of Eid al-Fitr, the Islamic feast ending the holy month of Ramadan. In…

Muslims in Cebu celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Julit C. Jainar 07/06/2016

  Karla Fatima Hossain’s family woke early yesterday to travel from Carcar City to the Al-Khariah Mosque in Barangay Mambaling, Cebu City for a celebration. It was one of the holiest and joyous days for the Muslim…

Eid al-Fitr, avenue to renew life – Magadapa

07/05/2016

THE Muslim community of Cebu province is celebrating the Eid al-Fitr today which marks the end of Ramadan. Ustadz Haron Magadapa, an imam of the Cebu Green Mosque, said the celebration of Eid al-Fitr — which the…

Wait for official holiday announcement

07/04/2016

DAVAO CITY —Not yet official. Malacanang on Sunday said that the public should wait for an official announcement with regard to the declaration of July 6 as a national holiday in observance of the end of Ramadan,…

Muslims to mark Eid al-Fitr today

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 07/16/2015

MUSLIMS in Cebu join fellow Muslims around the world in commemorating Eid al-Fitr which marks the end of Ramadan today. Imam Aladdin Ubpon called on Muslim Filipinos to continue “doing deeds and spending time with their families”…

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