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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On Monday, during an event held to celebrate Prophet Muhammad's birthday, Al-Sisi repeated his calls for the renewal of the discourse, noting that this is the fourth or fifth time to signal for this issue.
Finally, the bloc congratulates the Lebanese in general and the Muslims in particular on the occasion of Prophet Muhammad's Birthday, hoping that his merciful message would be an occasion for unity and gathering around the supreme values that unite us all, for the benefit of the country and the citizens.
Dr Wan Azizah also urged Muslims to make beneficial and useful content fillings in the celebration of Prophet Muhammad's birthday so that they could improve their understanding of his teachings.
An assortment of sweets traditionally eaten in Egypt on the Prophet Muhammad's birthday.
The Program Prophet Muhammad's birthday (Eid Milad un Nabi) was celebrated in the Islamic Center of Schaumburg by a large number of Chicago residents.
His movement is built around reverence and love for Muhammad as Islam's final prophet," adding, "On Friday night, just days after the angry protests subsided, Pakistani Muslims everywhere jubilantly celebrated Muhammad's birthday, thronging streets hung with dazzling lights and gathering around tents where devotees recited chants glorifying him."
By: MENA CAIRO - 30 November 2017: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) gained EGP 24.5 billion in its four trading session during this week as the bourse is off Thursday to mark Prophet Muhammad's birthday anniversary.
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The ministers also congratulated His Highness the Amir and His Highness the Crown Prince on the occasion of the Prophet Muhammad's birthday, wishing progress and prosperity to the entire Muslim world.
December 1: Muhammad's Birthday (Mawlid Al-Nabi): for Sunni Muslims
While you might think that Mawlid al-Nabi, as Prophet Muhammad's birthday is known, would be a cause for celebration throughout the Muslim world, many do not believe the event should be marked at all.
The Peaceful Holy Procession, which also coincided with the Prophet Muhammad's birthday, also promoted peace and blessings.