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Youman-Nabi (Mawlid) in Guyana

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.

Is Youman-Nabi (Mawlid) a Public Holiday?

Youman-Nabi (Mawlid) is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

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


About Youman-Nabi (Mawlid)

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Youman-Nabi (Mawlid) Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2016MonDec 12Youman-Nabi (Mawlid)Public Holiday
2017FriDec 1Youman-Nabi (Mawlid)Public Holiday
2018WedNov 21Youman-Nabi (Mawlid)Public Holiday
2019SunNov 10Youman-Nabi (Mawlid)Public Holiday
2019MonNov 11Day off for Youman-Nabi (Mawlid)Public Holiday
2020ThuOct 29Youman-Nabi (Mawlid)Public Holiday
2021TueOct 19Youman-Nabi (Mawlid)Public Holiday
2022SatOct 8Youman-Nabi (Mawlid)Public Holiday
2023WedSep 27Youman-Nabi (Mawlid)Public Holiday
2024MonSep 16Youman-Nabi (Mawlid)Public Holiday
2025FriSep 5Youman-Nabi (Mawlid)Public Holiday
2026WedAug 26Youman-Nabi (Mawlid)Public Holiday

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