Thursday, June 02, 2016
Philadelphia Schools Add 2 Muslim Holidays To Calendar
Philadelphia Schools Add Two Muslim Holidays: Philadelphia school district officials announced Tuesday that they will be adding two Muslim holidays to their calendar. The two holidays to be added, which won't take effect until 2017-2018 school year, are Eid al-Fitr, celebrated at the conclusion of Ramadan, and Eid al-Adha, which concludes the annual Hajj pilgrimage. Similar to Easter, both holidays fall on different days every year and will be adjusted accordingly each calendar cycle.
Posted by TONY PHYRILLAS at Thursday, June 02, 2016