Proclamation No. 875, s. 2014Malacanang announced that President Benigno Aquino III has signed Proclamation No. 875 declaring October 6, 2014 (Monday) as a regular holiday throughout the country in observance of Eidul Adha (Feast of Sacrifice).
The National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) recommended that the observance of Eidul Adha be on October 6, 2014.
Eidul Adha is one of the two greatest feasts of Islam, the other being Eid al-Fitr (Feast of Breaking the Fast).