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Long Holiday! Nov 4 is a Muslim Holiday in GenSan!

hanks to the instagram photo of City Hall beauty¬†Tiny Mutalib who shared it on Facebook, it’s now officially confirmed that November 4, 2013 has been declared as a Local Public Holiday, being the AMON JADID (ISLAMIC NEW YEAR) by the City Government of General Santos. This is by virtue of Article 169 of Presidential Decree […]

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Nov 15 is Islamic New Year (Amun Jadid)

Tomorrow, November 15, 2012, the whole Muslim world will be celebrating the Amun Jadid or the Islamic New Year. The day corresponds to the First Day of Muharram 1434 Hijrah Calendar, according to a letter from National Commission on Muslim Filipinos‘ Field Director Guialil Kanda to the Office of the City Mayor of Gen. Santos. […]

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GenSan observes both Islam and Christians Holidays this week

Halal Food served during Muslim Holidays & celebrations It’s really gonna be a looooong weekend for the people of Gen. Santos City as a combination of Catholic and Islam holidays all fall under the same week! In a letter dated March 12, 2008 to the Office of the City Mayor of GenSan from the Office […]

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GenSan celebrates Islamic New Year

Tomorrow, January 9, 2008 has been declared as a legal Muslim Holiday by virtue of PD 1083 and Civil Service Commission Resolution No. 81.1277 dated November 13, 1981. The observance of Amun Jadid or Islamic New Year corresponds to the 1st day of Muharram 1429 Hira Amum Jadid or January 9, 2008 in the Gregorian […]

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