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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.

Qurbani Cattle market in Bangladesh.
Qurbani Cattle market in Bangladesh.
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About Eid al-Adha

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Eid al-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 172010Eid al-AdhaPublic Holiday 
SunNov 62011Eid al-AdhaPublic Holiday 
FriOct 262012Eid al-AdhaPublic Holiday 
TueOct 152013Eid al-AdhaPublic Holiday 
SunOct 52014Eid al-AdhaPublic Holiday 
ThuSep 242015Eid al-AdhaPublic Holiday 
MonSep 122016Eid al-AdhaPublic Holiday 
FriSep 12017Eid al-AdhaPublic Holiday 
TueAug 212018Eid al-AdhaPublic 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 al-Adha 2018

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

2019 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.

List of dates for other years

Other holidays in August 2018 in Indonesia

Fun Holiday on August 21, 2018

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