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Eid al-Adha in Spain

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

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Eid al-Adha Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday TypeWhere It is Observed
WedNov 172010Eid al-AdhaLocal holidayCeuta, Melilla
MonNov 72011Eid al-AdhaLocal holidayCeuta, Melilla
FriOct 262012Eid al-AdhaLocal holidayCeuta, Melilla
TueOct 152013Eid al-AdhaLocal holidayCeuta, Melilla
MonOct 62014Eid al-AdhaLocal holidayCeuta, Melilla
FriSep 252015Eid al-AdhaLocal holidayCeuta, Melilla
MonSep 122016Eid al-AdhaLocal holidayMelilla
TueSep 132016Eid al-AdhaLocal holidayCeuta
SatSep 22017Eid al-AdhaLocal holidayCeuta, Melilla
WedAug 222018Eid al-AdhaLocal holidayCeuta, Melilla
MonAug 122019Eid al-AdhaLocal holidayCeuta, Melilla
FriJul 312020Eid al-AdhaLocal holidayCeuta, Melilla

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.

Eid al-Adha 2018

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 (local in Ceuta, Melilla)

Eid al-Adha 2019

Monday, August 12, 2019 (local in Ceuta, Melilla)

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