31 August 2016, Wednesday, 14:25

September 12 is non-working holiday in Bashkortostan


UFA, 31 August 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Galina Bakhshieva/. In Bashkortostan, September 12, the day of the Eid al-Adha Muslim holiday is declared a non-working holiday. As the press-service of the Government RB informs, September 10, 11 and 12, 2016 are non-working days at the five-day working week in the republic in connection with this holiday.

The Eid al-Adha, the Feast of Sacrifice – is an Islamic feast of the end of the Hajj. It is celebrated 70 days after the feast of Eid al-Fitr, the tenth day of Zulhijjah in the memory of the sacrifice of Prophet Ibrahim.