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Eid al-Adha Day 1 in Pakistan

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 Day 1

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Eid al-Adha Day 1 Observances

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

Holiday currently only shown for years 2005–2018.

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
WedNov 172010Eid al-Adha Day 1Public Holiday
MonNov 72011Eid al-Adha Day 1Public Holiday
FriOct 262012Eid al-Adha Day 1Public Holiday
TueOct 152013Eid al-Adha Day 1Public Holiday
MonOct 62014Eid al-Adha Day 1Public Holiday
ThuSep 242015Eid al-Adha Day 1Public Holiday
MonSep 122016Eid al-Adha Day 1Public Holiday
SatSep 22017Eid al-Adha Day 1Public Holiday
WedAug 222018Eid al-Adha Day 1Public Holiday

Quick Facts

Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling 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 Day 1 2018

Wednesday, August 22, 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 Pakistan

Fun Holiday on August 22, 2018

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