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Kurban Bairam in Kazakhstan

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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
Kurban BairamEnglish
Құрбан айтKazakh
Eid al-AdhaGerman

Alternative name

Feast of the Sacrifice

Kurban Bairam 2014

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Kurban Bairam 2015

Thursday, September 24, 2015
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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 Kurban Bairam

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Kurban Bairam Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
FriOct 262012Kurban BairamPublic holiday
TueOct 152013Kurban BairamPublic holiday
SatOct 42014Kurban BairamPublic holiday
ThuSep 242015Kurban BairamPublic holiday
TueSep 132016Kurban BairamPublic holiday
SatSep 22017Kurban BairamPublic holiday
WedAug 222018Kurban BairamPublic holiday
MonAug 122019Kurban BairamPublic holiday
FriJul 312020Kurban BairamPublic holiday

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