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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.

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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
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 
2018TueAug 21Eid 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 
2021TueJul 20Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)Regular Holiday 
2022SunJul 10Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)Regular Holiday 
2023ThuJun 29Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)Regular Holiday 
2024MonJun 17Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)Regular Holiday 
2025SatJun 7Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)Regular Holiday 

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