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Eid al-Adha in Bangladesh

On Eid al-Adha, Muslims demonstrate their obedience to Allah by sacrificing an animal. The holiday is inspired by a story from the Quran that is also known to Christians and Jews.

Is Eid al-Adha a Public Holiday?

Government offices and most businesses are closed during this holiday.

Sheep are among the animals sacrificed on Eid al-Adha.

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About Eid al-Adha

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Eid al-Adha Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2005–2024.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2005FriJan 21Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2006WedJan 11Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2007ThuDec 20Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2008TueDec 9Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2009SatNov 28Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2010WedNov 17Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2011MonNov 7Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2012FriOct 26Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2013TueOct 15Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2014SunOct 5Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2015FriSep 25Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2016TueSep 13Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2017SatSep 2Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2018WedAug 22Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2019MonAug 12Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2020SatAug 1Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2021WedJul 21Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2022SunJul 10Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2023ThuJun 29Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
2024MonJun 17Eid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday

While we diligently research and update our holiday dates, some of the information in the table above may be preliminary. If you find an error, please let us know.