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Id el Kabir additional holiday in Nigeria

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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Id el Kabir additional holiday Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
ThuOct 252012Id el Kabir additional holidayPublic Holiday
WedOct 162013Id el Kabir additional holidayPublic Holiday
TueOct 72014Id el Kabir additional holidayPublic Holiday
FriSep 252015Id el Kabir additional holidayPublic Holiday
WedSep 142016Id el Kabir additional holidayPublic Holiday
SunSep 32017Id el Kabir additional holidayPublic Holiday
ThuAug 232018Id el Kabir additional holidayPublic Holiday
TueAug 132019Id el Kabir additional holidayPublic Holiday
SatAug 12020Id el Kabir additional holidayPublic 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.

Id el Kabir additional holiday 2016

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Id el Kabir additional holiday 2017

Sunday, September 3, 2017

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