After the celebration of the Eid Al Adha, some of the countries enjoyed another holiday,
Only the public holidays declared by the state are recognized as holidays.
Any other day is not considered a holiday. For the Islamic Schools in Ghana it is obvious that most of the school might enjoy another holiday because of the busy and how tedious the program was.
The following countries observe holidays after Eid al-Adha:
- Saudi Arabia: In Saudi Arabia, Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha are both celebrated, and they have an extended holiday period, typically ranging from a few days to a week.
- United Arab Emirates: The UAE usually observes a public holiday for Eid, which can last anywhere from two to five days.
- Indonesia: Eid al-Fitr, known as “Idul Fitri” or “Lebaran” in Indonesia, is a significant holiday. Indonesians often enjoy an extended holiday period, commonly known as “mudik,” during which people return to their hometowns to celebrate with family and friends.
- Malaysia: Eid, locally known as “Hari Raya Aidilfitri,” is a major celebration in Malaysia. It is typically followed by a public holiday that can last two to three days.
- Turkey: In Turkey, Eid al-Fitr, called “Ramazan Bayramı” or “Şeker Bayramı,” is a national holiday lasting around three to four days.
- Egypt: In Egypt, Eid al-Fitr, known as “Eid al-Adha,” is a public holiday, and people often have time off work to celebrate.
- Pakistan: Pakistan celebrates both Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha with public holidays, typically ranging from three to five days.
NOTE: Per Our Ghana Body that is responsible for Declaration of Holiday Please Tomorrow is NOT HOLIDAY PLEASE