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Eid al-Adha
Turkmenistan

Eid al-Adha 2021, 2022 and 2023 in Turkmenistan

The tradition of celebrating Eid al-Adha runs deep in the predominantly Muslim Turkmenistan. This holiday is also known as “Kurban-bayram”, and is the holiest day on the Islamic calendar.

YearDateDayHoliday
202120 JulTueEid al-Adha
202210 JulSunEid al-Adha
202329 JunThuEid al-Adha
202417 JunMonEid al-Adha
Please scroll down to end of page for previous years' dates.

On Eid al-Adha, people go to mosque, sacrifice animals, feast with family and friends, don their finest attire, visit relatives, and give donations to the poor. Additionally, they may also visit large markets with a kaleidoscope of shopping stalls present.

Many in Turkmenistan also visit cemeteries on Kurban-bayram to pay their respects to their deceased relatives.

And the president of Turkmenistan normally has some special concert or other event he attends on the holiday.

Previous Years

YearDateDayHoliday
202031 JulFriEid al-Adha
201912 AugMonEid al-Adha
201822 AugWedEid al-Adha
23 AugThuEid al-Adha Holiday
24 AugFriEid al-Adha Holiday
20172 SepSatEid al-Adha
4 SepMonEid al-Adha Holiday