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Eid ul-Adha in Bangladesh

Quick Facts

Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is a four-day Islamic festival starting on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son.

Local names

NameLanguage
কোরবানি ঈদBengali
Korbani EidBengali (latin)
Eid ul-AdhaEnglish
Eid al-AdhaGerman

Alternative name

Feast of Sacrifice

Eid ul-Adha 2014

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Eid ul-Adha 2015

Thursday, September 24, 2015
Note: Government offices and most businesses are closed during a public holiday.
List of dates for other years

Eid al-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.

Eid al Adha

Animals are decorated in plastic jewellery for Eid al-Adha, a holiday celebrated in memory of Abraham's sacrifice.

©iStockphoto.com/Danish Khan

About Eid ul-Adha

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Eid ul-Adha Observances

Note: Government offices and most businesses are closed during a public holiday.
WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
FriJan 212005Eid ul-AdhaPublic Holiday
WedJan 112006Eid ul-AdhaPublic Holiday
ThuDec 202007Eid ul-AdhaPublic Holiday
TueDec 92008Eid ul-AdhaPublic Holiday
SatNov 282009Eid ul-AdhaPublic Holiday
WedNov 172010Eid ul-AdhaPublic Holiday
MonNov 72011Eid ul-AdhaPublic Holiday
FriOct 262012Eid ul-AdhaPublic Holiday
TueOct 152013Eid ul-AdhaPublic Holiday
SunOct 52014Eid ul-AdhaPublic Holiday
ThuSep 242015Eid ul-AdhaPublic Holiday

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