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Hari Raya Haji in Malaysia

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 Hari Raya Haji

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Hari Raya Haji Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
WedNov 172010Hari Raya HajiFederal Public Holiday
MonNov 72011Hari Raya HajiFederal Public Holiday
FriOct 262012Hari Raya HajiFederal Public Holiday
TueOct 152013Hari Raya HajiFederal Public Holiday
SunOct 52014Hari Raya HajiFederal Public Holiday
ThuSep 242015Hari Raya HajiFederal Public Holiday
MonSep 122016Hari Raya HajiFederal Public Holiday
FriSep 12017Hari Raya HajiFederal Public Holiday
WedAug 222018Hari Raya HajiFederal Public Holiday
MonAug 122019Hari Raya HajiFederal Public Holiday
FriJul 312020Hari Raya HajiFederal 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.

Hari Raya Haji 2018

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Hari Raya Haji 2019

Monday, August 12, 2019

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