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The Prophet Muhammad's Birthday in Indonesia

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 The Prophet Muhammad's Birthday

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The Prophet Muhammad's Birthday Observances

Note: During a public holiday, government offices and most businesses are closed so people have a day off work.

Holiday currently only shown for years 2000–2018.

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday TypeWhere It is Observed
FriFeb 262010The Prophet Muhammad's BirthdayPublic Holiday 
TueFeb 152011The Prophet Muhammad's BirthdayPublic Holiday 
SunFeb 52012The Prophet Muhammad's BirthdayPublic Holiday 
ThuJan 242013The Prophet Muhammad's BirthdayPublic Holiday 
TueJan 142014The Prophet Muhammad's BirthdayPublic Holiday 
SatJan 32015The Prophet Muhammad's BirthdayPublic Holiday 
ThuDec 242015The Prophet Muhammad's BirthdayPublic Holiday 
MonDec 122016The Prophet Muhammad's BirthdayPublic Holiday 
FriDec 12017The Prophet Muhammad's BirthdayPublic Holiday 
TueNov 202018The Prophet Muhammad's BirthdayPublic Holiday 

Quick Facts

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

The Prophet Muhammad's Birthday 2018

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

2019 date to be announced


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Note: During a public holiday, government offices and most businesses are closed so people have a day off work.

List of dates for other years

Other holidays in November 2018 in Indonesia

United Nation Holidays on November 20, 2018

Fun Holiday on November 20, 2018

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