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Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice) in Philippines

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.

Is Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice) a Public Holiday?

Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice) is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Qurbani Cattle market in Bangladesh.
Qurbani Cattle market in Bangladesh.
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About Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)

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Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice) Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday TypeArea
2010WedNov 17Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)Regular Holiday 
2011MonNov 7Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)Regular Holiday 
2012FriOct 26Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)Regular Holiday 
2013TueOct 15Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)Regular Holiday 
2014MonOct 6Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)Regular Holiday 
2015FriSep 25Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)Regular Holiday 
2016SatSep 10Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)Regular Holiday 
2017SatSep 2Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)Regular Holiday 
2018WedAug 22Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)Regular Holiday 
2019MonAug 12Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)Regular Holiday 
2020FriJul 31Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)Regular Holiday 

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