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Hari Raya Haji in Singapore

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 Hari Raya Haji

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Hari Raya Haji Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
WedNov 172010Hari Raya HajiNational holiday
SunNov 62011Hari Raya HajiNational holiday
MonNov 72011Hari Raya Haji observedNational holiday
FriOct 262012Hari Raya HajiNational holiday
TueOct 152013Hari Raya HajiNational holiday
SunOct 52014Hari Raya HajiNational holiday
MonOct 62014Hari Raya Haji observedNational holiday
ThuSep 242015Hari Raya HajiNational holiday
MonSep 122016Hari Raya HajiNational holiday
FriSep 12017Hari Raya HajiNational 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 2017

Friday, September 1, 2017

Hari Raya Haji 2018

Hari Raya Haji does not occur in 2018


List of dates for other years

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