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Eid ul-Adha in Bangladesh

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.

Qurbani Cattle market in Bangladesh.
Qurbani Cattle market in Bangladesh.
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About Eid ul-Adha

Read more about Eid ul-Adha.

Eid ul-Adha Observances

Note: Government offices and most businesses are closed during a public holiday.
WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
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
FriSep 252015Eid ul-AdhaPublic Holiday
TueSep 132016Eid ul-AdhaPublic Holiday

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.

Eid ul-Adha 2016

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

2017 date to be announced


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Note: Government offices and most businesses are closed during a public holiday.

List of dates for other years

Other holidays in September 2016 in Bangladesh

Fun Holidays on September 13, 2016

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