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RELIGION

Eid Kabir; Additional Holiday In Nigeria

Eid Kabir is known also known as Ileya in Nigeria, due to the current situation happening now, it is an additional holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed. Eid Kabir is an Islamic festival to celebrate the eagerness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to follow Allah's command to sacrifice his son. Muslims around the world observe this event by killing a ram. In 2020, the festival falls on a Saturday,. The festival is also Known as Eid al-Adha, Eid ul Adha, Id-ul-Az

  2 years ago ago
Eid Kabir; Additional Holiday In Nigeria

RELIGION

Two Weeks Count Down, Ileya Festival For Muslims(Eid al-Adha), See The Date

When is Eid al-Adha? Known as Eid al-Adha, Eid ul Adha, Id-ul-Azha, Id-ul-Zuha, Hari Raya Haji or Bakr-id; the 'Feast of Sacrifice' is the most important feast of the Muslim calendar. The festival may also be known as Al Eid Al Kabeer, which means the 'Grand Eid'. It has this more important status as in religious terms as this Eid lasts for four days whereas Eid Al Fitr is one day, even though most countries observe about the same number of public holidays for both Eids. This festival is celebrated throughout

  2 years ago ago
Two Weeks Count Down, Ileya Festival For Muslims(Eid al-Adha), See The Date