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Eid ul-Adha Day 2 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-Adha Day 2English
Eid al-Adha (2. Tag)German

Alternative name

Feast of Sacrifice Day 2

Eid ul-Adha Day 2 2014

Sunday, October 5, 2014
Note: Government offices and most businesses are closed during a public holiday.
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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 Day 2

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Eid ul-Adha Day 2 Observances

Note: Government offices and most businesses are closed during a public holiday.
WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
SatJan 222005Eid ul-Adha Day 2Public Holiday
ThuJan 122006Eid ul-Adha Day 2Public Holiday
MonJan 12007Eid ul-Adha Day 2Public Holiday
FriDec 212007Eid ul-Adha Day 2Public Holiday
WedDec 102008Eid ul-Adha Day 2Public Holiday
SunNov 292009Eid ul-Adha Day 2Public Holiday
ThuNov 182010Eid ul-Adha Day 2Public Holiday
TueNov 82011Eid ul-Adha Day 2Public Holiday
SatOct 272012Eid ul-Adha Day 2Public Holiday
WedOct 162013Eid ul-Adha Day 2Public Holiday
SunOct 52014Eid ul-Adha Day 2Public Holiday

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