When is Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday 2018?
Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday in 2018
In Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, United States, India, Pakistan (for 46 countries) –
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
United Arab Emirates – Monday, November 19, 2018
When is Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday 2019?
Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday in 2019
Sunday, November 10, 2019
Prophet Muhammad’s birthday is commemorated by Muslims during the month of Rabi’ al-awwal, the third month of the Muslim calendar.
Why we celebrate Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday?
Sunni Muslims celebrate Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday on the 12th day of Rabi-al-Allal month, and Shiite Muslims celebrate it on the 17th of the same month. Muhammad is the last prophet who was born in Mecca. The term Maulid is used in Egypt and Sudan to refer to the birthdays of Muhammad and local Sufi saints. Total count up to 3000 days of birth of Sufi saints.
What Do People Do?
Some people consider Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday a worthy event, which requires praise. Others believe that the celebration of birthdays is contrary to Islamic law. But in any case, everyone refers to hadiths and events from the life of Muhammad to support their views. Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday is celebrated by organizing street parades.
Houses and mosques are also decorated. Some people give food to the needy and money. Other people read poems about events that are related to the life of the Prophet Muhammad. Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday is celebrated in the USA, Canada, Australia. You can meet Muslims who spend most of their time reading the Koran.
How to Celebrate Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday?
Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday is considered a public holiday in Islamic countries. Schools, shops, organizations do not work on this day.
Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday Observances
List of dates for other years
|Wed||Nov 21||2018||The Prophet’s Birthday|
|Sun||Nov 10||2019||The Prophet’s Birthday|
|Thu||Oct 29||2020||The Prophet’s Birthday|
|Tue||Oct 19||2021||The Prophet’s Birthday|
|Sat||Oct 8||2022||The Prophet’s Birthday|
|Wed||Sep 27||2023||The Prophet’s Birthday|
|Mon||Sep 16||2024||The Prophet’s Birthday|
|Fri||Sep 5||2025||The Prophet’s Birthday|
|Wed||Aug 26||2026||The Prophet’s Birthday|
|Sun||Aug 15||2027||The Prophet’s Birthday|
|Thu||Aug 3||2028||The Prophet’s Birthday|
|Tue||Jul 24||2029||The Prophet’s Birthday|
|Sat||Jul 13||2030||The Prophet’s Birthday|
Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday Video
Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday Cards
List of Common Holidays in 2018
|New Year’s Day||January 1||Tuesday||Holidays /National|
|Martin Luther King Day||January 21||Monday||Holidays /National|
|Belly Laugh Day||January 24||Thursday||Holidays|
|Groundhog Day||February 2||Saturday||Holidays|
|Lincoln’s Birthday||February 12||Tuesday||Holidays /National|
|Valentine’s Day||February 14||Thursday||Holidays|
|Presidents Day and Washington’s Birthday||February 18||Monday||Holidays /National|
|Mardi Gras Carnival||March 5||Tuesday||Holidays|
|Daylight Saving||March 10||Sunday||Holidays|
|St. Patrick’s Day||March 17||Sunday||Holidays|
|April Fool’s Day||April 1||Monday||Holidays|
|Good Friday||April 19||Friday||Holidays|
|Easter Monday||April 22||Monday||Holidays|
|Earth Day||April 22||Monday||Holidays|
|Cinco de Mayo||May 5||Sunday||Holidays|
|Mother’s Day||May 12||Sunday||Holidays /National|
|Armed Forces Day||May 18||Saturday||Holidays|
|Memorial Day||May 27||Monday||Holidays /National|
|Pentecost Monday||June 10||Monday||Holidays|
|Flag Day||June 14||Friday||Holidays /National|
|Father’s Day||June 16||Sunday||Holidays /National|
|Independence Day||July 4||Thursday||Holidays /National|
|Parents’ Day||July 28||Sunday||Holidays|
|Labor Day||September 2||Monday||Holidays /National|
|Grandparents’ Day||September 8||Sunday||Holidays|
|Patriot Day or September 11th||September 11||Wednesday||Holidays|
|Stepfamily Day||September 16||Monday||Holidays|
|Citizenship Day||September 17||Tuesday||Holidays|
|Native American Day||September 27||Friday||Holidays|
|Columb Day||October 14||Monday||Holidays /National|
|Boss’s Day||October 16||Wednesday||Holidays|
|Sweetest Day||October 19||Saturday||Holidays|
|Daylight Saving||November 3||Sunday||Holidays|
|Veterans’ Day||November 11||Monday||Holidays /National|
|Thanksgiving||November 28||Thursday||Holidays /National|
|Black Friday||November 29||Friday||Holidays|
|Cyber Monday||December 2||Monday||Holidays|
|Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day||December 7||Saturday||Holidays|
|Christmas Day||December 25||Wednesday||Holidays /National|
|New Year’s Eve||December 31||Tuesday||Holidays|