Monday June 24, 2019

Eid al-Adha 2018

Muslim women in Jakarta praying on Eid al-Adha.Muslim women in Jakarta praying on Eid al-Adha.

Eid al-Adha for the year 2018 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Tuesday, August 21st ending at sundown on Wednesday, August 22nd.

Eid al-Adha is held around the 10th to the 13th days of the Islamic month of Dhu al-Hijjah and commemorates Ibrahim's sacrifice of his son to God.

Wednesday, August 22nd is day number 234 of the 2018 calendar year with -10 months, -2 days until Eid al-Adha 2018.

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

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

August 2018 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Aug 5 - Sun Friendship Day 2018 Observance-323
Aug 15 - WedAssumption of Mary 2018Christian-313
Aug 19 - SunNational Aviation Day 2018Observance-309
Aug 21 - TuesDay of Arafat 2018Muslim-307
Aug 21 - TuesSenior Citizens Day 2018Observance-307
Aug 21 - TuesEid al-Adha 2018Muslim-307
Aug 25 - SatRaksha Bandhan 2018Hindu-303
Aug 26 - Sun Women's Equality Day 2018 Observance-302

Eid al-Adha by Year