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.
Eid al-Adha 2018 in Pakistan will begin in the evening of Tuesday 21 August and ends in the evening of Wednesday 22 August & Dates may vary.
Eid al-Adha is a public holiday in places such as the Jordan, Indonesia, Malaysia, the United Arab Emirates & Turkey. Some Islamic organization may be stopped up or offer a condensed level of service & there may be some local emptiness around mosques in countries where Eid al-Adha is not a public holiday. It is not a all over the country public holiday in countries such as Australia,Canada, the United Kingdom or the United States.
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.
|Wed||Nov 17||2010||Eid al-Adha Day 1||Public Holiday|
|Mon||Nov 7||2011||Eid al-Adha Day 1||Public Holiday|
|Fri||Oct 26||2012||Eid al-Adha Day 1||Public Holiday|
|Tue||Oct 15||2013||Eid al-Adha Day 1||Public Holiday|
|Mon||Oct 6||2014||Eid al-Adha Day 1||Public Holiday|
|Thu||Sep 24||2015||Eid al-Adha Day 1||Public Holiday|
|Mon||Sep 12||2016||Eid al-Adha Day 1||Public Holiday|
|Sat||Sep 2||2017||Eid al-Adha Day 1||Public Holiday|
|Wed||Aug 22||2018||Eid al-Adha Day 1||Public Holiday|
Pakistan will monitor a 3 day holiday for Eid, also recognized as Bakr-Id and Qurbani Eid, opening from Tuesday 21 August and ends in the evening of Wednesday 22 August & Dates may vary.
- In the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte declared September 12 a holiday during the country in rite of Eid’l Adha.
- Bangladesh will watch a Tuesday 21 August and ends in the evening of Wednesday 22 August & Dates may vary.
- Gambia & Nigeria have also announce a long weekend for Eid, with Monday, September 12 & Tuesday, September 13 a community holiday.