1 week DILG urges all Filipino Muslims to observe Eid rites at home MB
By Chito Chavez The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) urged Filipino Muslims on Sunday (May 24) to conduct their Eid’l Fitr prayer and feast at home and maintain the virtue of discipline by fasting in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. DILG Secretary Eduardo Año (Photo from Philippine Information Agency / MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) Eid’l Fitr or the “feast of breaking the fast” is a religious celebration of the Muslim faithful. This year is is observed on Sunday, May 24, in line with the advice of local and global Islamic scholars based on moon-sighting activity. However, ... more