Message of Senator Loren Legarda for 2015 Eidul Adha

September 24, 2015

Senator Loren Legarda, author of Republic Act No. 9849, Act Declaring Eidul Adha a National Holiday, today encouraged everyone to share in the celebration of Eidul Adha.

“I join our Muslim brethren in celebrating Eidul Adha. Regardless of our religion, we should be one with our Muslim brothers and sisters in commemorating this important Islamic Festival so we can develop interfaith harmony. We can be inspired by this Muslim Feast of Sacrifice, which honors Prophet Abraham’s obedience to God and highlights the values of humility and selflessness.”

“I hope we can all reflect on the lessons that this feast signifies and I wish all Muslims a meaningful celebration.”