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Eid al-Adha in Indonesia

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. Muslims around the world observe this event.

Is Eid al-Adha a Public Holiday?

Eid al-Adha is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

In 2019 it falls on a Sunday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Sunday opening hours.

Qurbani Cattle market in Bangladesh.

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About Eid al-Adha

Read more about Eid al-Adha.

Eid al-Adha Observances

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

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015ThuSep 24Eid al-AdhaPublic Holiday
2016MonSep 12Eid al-AdhaPublic Holiday
2017FriSep 1Eid al-AdhaPublic Holiday
2018WedAug 22Eid al-AdhaPublic Holiday
2019SunAug 11Eid al-AdhaPublic Holiday
2020FriJul 31Eid al-AdhaPublic Holiday

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