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Muslim Day of Sacrifice (Idul 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 Ishmael. Muslims around the world observe this event.

Qurbani Cattle market in Bangladesh.
Qurbani Cattle market in Bangladesh.
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About Muslim Day of Sacrifice (Idul Adha)

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Muslim Day of Sacrifice (Idul Adha) Observances

Note: During a public holiday, government offices and most businesses are closed so people have a day off work.
WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday TypeWhere It is Observed
WedNov 172010Muslim Day of Sacrifice (Idul Adha)Public Holiday 
SunNov 62011Muslim Day of Sacrifice (Idul Adha)Public Holiday 
FriOct 262012Muslim Day of Sacrifice (Idul Adha)Public Holiday 
TueOct 152013Muslim Day of Sacrifice (Idul Adha)Public Holiday 
SunOct 52014Muslim Day of Sacrifice (Idul Adha)Public Holiday 
ThuSep 242015Muslim Day of Sacrifice (Idul Adha)Public Holiday 
MonSep 122016Muslim Day of Sacrifice (Idul Adha)Public Holiday 
FriSep 12017Muslim Day of Sacrifice (Idul Adha)Public 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.

Muslim Day of Sacrifice (Idul Adha) 2017

Friday, September 1, 2017

2018 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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