Prophet Muhammad's Birthday

Prophet Muhammad's Birthday, or "Mawlid al-Nabi," is a significant event in the Islamic calendar that honours the birth of the Prophet Muhammad. While the exact date remains debated, it is generally celebrated on the 12th day of Rabi' al-awwal in the Islamic lunar calendar. This occasion holds great spiritual importance for Muslims worldwide. The celebration of Mawlid al-Nabi varies among Muslim communities. It typically involves gatherings in mosques and homes, where believers recite poetry, hymns, and Quranic verses praising the Prophet. Acts of charity are also common during this time. Some regions add colourful decorations, parades, and communal feasts to create a joyful atmosphere. Mawlid al-Nabi is a multifaceted observance that allows Muslims to deepen their faith, strengthen bonds with their community, and express their admiration for the Prophet Muhammad.