Eid al-adha 2017 – Friday 1st Sept

Muslims around the world will celebrate Eid al-Adha, known as the Feast of Sacrifice or the Greater Eid, with prayers, feasts and visits to family and friends. In the lunar-based Islamic calendar, Eid al-Adha falls on the 10th day of Dhu al-Hijah, the 12th and final month in the Islamic calendar. As the exact day is based on lunar sightings, the date may vary between diff...