When is Eid al-Adha in 2019? In 2019 it will begin in the evening of Sunday, August 11, and end four days later on Thursday, August 15. Millions of Muslims around the world will gather to mark one of the holiest days in the religious calendar.
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.
Is Id el Kabir a Public Holiday?
Id el Kabir is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.