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Eid-ul-Azha Day 1 in Pakistan

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-Azha Day 1

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Eid-ul-Azha Day 1 Observances

Note: During a public holiday, government offices and most businesses are closed so people have a day off work.
WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
WedNov 172010Eid-ul-Azha Day 1Public Holiday
MonNov 72011Eid-ul-Azha Day 1Public Holiday
FriOct 262012Eid-ul-Azha Day 1Public Holiday
TueOct 152013Eid-ul-Azha Day 1Public Holiday
MonOct 62014Eid-ul-Azha Day 1Public Holiday
ThuSep 242015Eid-ul-Azha Day 1Public Holiday
TueSep 132016Eid-ul-Azha Day 1Public 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-Azha Day 1 2016

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

2017 date to be announced


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Note: During a public holiday, government offices and most businesses are closed so people have a day off work.

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