Saturday November 17, 2018

Eid al-Adha 2016

Muslim women in Jakarta praying on Eid al-Adha.Muslim women in Jakarta praying on Eid al-Adha. Photo by: King-slaveofALLAH

Eid al-Adha for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Sunday, September 11th ending at sundown on Monday, September 12th.

Eid al-Adha is observed around the 10th to the 13th days of Dhu al-Hijjah on the Islamic calendar. The day commemorates Ibrahim's sacrifice of his son to God.

More information on Eid al-Adha. (Dates, Customs and History for Eid al-Adha)

Eid al-Adha
Name(s):Eid al-Adha, Sacrifice Feast, Feast of the Sacrifice
Type:Observance, Muslim
When:Around 10th to 13th day of Dhu al-Hijjah on Islamic Calendar

How many days to Eid al-Adha 2016?

Monday, September 12th is the 255 day of the 2016 calendar year with -2 years, -2 months, -5 days until the celebration/ observance of Eid al-Adha 2016.

September 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Sept 4Ganesh Chaturthi 2016Hindu-804
Sep 5 - Mon Labor Day 2016Federal Holiday-803
Sept 11Day of Arafat 2016Muslim-797
Sep 11 - SunPatriot Day 2016Observance-797
Sep 11 - SunNational Grandparents Day 2016Observance-797
Sep 13 - TuesEid al-Adha 2016Muslim-795
Sep 17 - SatConstitution Citizenship Day 2016Observance-791
Sep 22 - Thurs Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2016 Season-786

Eid al-Adha by Year

Related Holidays in 2016

Federal Holidays 2016