Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son. In the table below, you will find when Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice) is official marked and celebrated in Iran over a span of 15 years. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Year Day of the Week Date Name
2010
Wednesday November 17 Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
2011
Monday November 7 Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
2012
Friday October 26 Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
2013
Wednesday October 16 Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
2014
Sunday October 5 Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
2015
Thursday September 24 Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
2016
Tuesday September 13 Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
2017
Friday September 1 Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
2018
Tuesday August 21 Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
2019
Monday August 12 Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
2020
Friday July 31 Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
2021
Tuesday July 20 Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
2022
Sunday July 10 Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
2023
Thursday June 29 Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
2024
Monday June 17 Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
2025
Saturday June 7 Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)

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