When Is Prophet's Birthday

When is Prophet’s Birthday?

Prophet’s Birthday is known as Prophet Muhammad’s birthday. This day is celebrated on two different dates by two different Muslim sects. The Sunni Muslims celebrate this day on the 12th day which is according to the Islamic month of Rabi’al-awwal. The Shi’a Muslims celebrate Prophet’s birthday on the 17th of the month. According to the Muslims Muhammad was the last prophet.

What do People do on Prophet’s Birthday?

On the Prophet’s birthday, mosques and homes are decorated. People offer food to charity and celebrates in street parades, Children poems and learn about the Prophet’s life.

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