Eid’l Adha is an Islamic festival to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (also known as Abraham) to follow Allah’s (God’s) command to sacrifice his son Ishmael. Muslims around the world observe this event. –TimeAndDate.com
Malacañang has declared 12th of September 2016, Monday, as a regular holiday throughout the Philippines in observance of Eid’l Adha (Proclamation No. 56).