Mawlid

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Mawlid

 

(Mawlud Milad), a Muslim religious holiday celebrating the birthday of the prophet Muhammad. The mawlid was established in the tenth and 11th centuries. It is observed on the 12th day of Rabi al-awwal, the third month of the Muslim lunar calendar.

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The school's entry is called 'Help save our environment' and was joint composed by Dylan Reay, Aimee Reay, Lucie Hardy, Lois Bass, Charlie Reed, Milaad Mohammed and Abby Wright.
Radio Milaad is running 24 hours for the month of Rabi-ul-Awwal (January 26 to February 22), in which Mohammed was born.
Last night an estimated 10,000 people took to the streets for a candlelit march to celebrate Milaad ul Nabi, which marks the day of the prophet's birthday.
It was for this reason that the Milaad Al-Amal (Birth of Hope) Organization for Humanitarian Services was established.
Asian station Radio Milaad will air its first show for an hour on DM Digital (Sky 802) from midnight to 1am.
Mosque leaders in Birmingham hope more than 5,000 worshippers will gather in the city to celebrate Eid Milaad Ul Nabi, which marks the birth of the Prophet Mohammed.
The milk and soft drinks sabeels will be set up by various organization along the entire routes of the Milaad processions in the city and rest of the district.
Sabeels of milk and soft drinks were set up along the routes of the Milaad processions in the city.
He deplored that on one hand, the occupation authorities were not allowing Milaad and Muharram processions to take place while on the other, the goons of RSS had been given a free hand to take out marches in the streets of a very sensitive Chenab valley region.
From Islamic sector, seasoned politician Dr Samia Rahil Qazi, Milaad
Umat-e-Islami Chairman Qazi Yasir addressing a big Milaad rally in Islamabad criticized the authorities for restricting the movement of Hurriyet leaders in a bid to prevent them from reaching out to the Kashmiri
Sabeels of milk and soft drinks were set up by various organization along the entire routes of the Milaad processions in the city and rest of the district.