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Maulid un-Nabi in Philippines

Sunni Muslims observe the Prophet Muhammed's (also known as Mohammed or Muhammad) birthday on the 12th day of the Islamic month of Rabi' al-awwal, while Shi'a Muslims mark it on the 17th of this month. Muhammed is believed to be the last prophet.

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The Prophet Muhammed was born in Mecca, a city in Saudi Arabia that is revered as holy by Muslims.
The Prophet Muhammed was born in Mecca, a city in Saudi Arabia that is revered as holy by Muslims.
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About Maulid un-Nabi

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Maulid un-Nabi Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday TypeWhere It is Observed
FriFeb 262010Maulid un-NabiCommon Local holidays 
WedFeb 162011Maulid un-NabiCommon Local holidays 
SunFeb 52012Maulid un-NabiCommon Local holidays 
ThuJan 242013Maulid un-NabiCommon Local holidays 
TueJan 142014Maulid un-NabiCommon Local holidays 
SatJan 32015Maulid un-NabiCommon Local holidays 
ThuDec 242015Maulid un-NabiCommon Local holidays 
MonDec 122016Maulid un-NabiCommon Local holidays 
FriDec 12017Maulid un-NabiCommon Local holidays 
WedNov 212018Maulid un-NabiCommon Local holidays 
SunNov 102019Maulid un-NabiCommon Local holidays 
ThuOct 292020Maulid un-NabiCommon Local holidays 

Quick Facts

Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.

Maulid un-Nabi 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

Maulid un-Nabi 2017

Friday, December 1, 2017

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