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Id el Kabir in Nigeria

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 Id el Kabir

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Id el Kabir Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
WedNov 172010Id el KabirPublic Holiday
MonNov 72011Id el KabirPublic Holiday
FriOct 262012Id el KabirPublic Holiday
TueOct 152013Id el KabirPublic Holiday
MonOct 62014Id el KabirPublic Holiday
ThuSep 242015Id el KabirPublic Holiday
MonSep 122016Id el KabirPublic Holiday
SatSep 22017Id el KabirPublic Holiday
WedAug 222018Id el KabirPublic Holiday
MonAug 122019Id el KabirPublic Holiday
FriJul 312020Id el KabirPublic 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.

Id el Kabir 2017

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Id el Kabir 2018

Wednesday, August 22, 2018


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