When is Eid Ul-Zuha in 2017?
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If yes, you have come to the right place. Eid Ul-Zuha in 2017 will be observed on Thursday, 31st August.
As per islamic calendar, Eid al-Adha will be observed on 10th day of Dhu al Hijjah and lasts for four days.
Eid al-Adha is a Muslim festival which is celebrated in order to honor the willingness of Prophet Abraham to sacrifice his young first-born son (Ishmael) to God. It is considered as the biggest sacrifice anybody can Make. However, God intervened and asked Abraham to sacrifice a lamb instead.
Eid al-Adha is amongst the two most important Eid celebrated in the world. One being Eid Ul Fitr and the other is Eid al-Adha. Eid al Adha is usually observed in the month of September or October or November. However, Eid Al Adha in 2017 will begin in the evening of Thursday, 31th August and ends in the evening of Friday, 1st September. Eid al-Adha is always on the same day of the Islamic calendar, the date on the Gregorian calendar varies from year to year. Eid al-Adha dates on Gregorian calendar drifts approximately 11 days earlier each year.