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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.

Is Maulid un-Nabi a Public Holiday?

Maulid un-Nabi is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

In 2022, it falls on a Saturday, and some businesses may choose to follow Saturday opening hours.

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

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2017FriDec 1Maulid un-NabiCommon local holiday
2018WedNov 21Maulid un-NabiCommon local holiday
2019SatNov 9Maulid un-NabiCommon local holiday
2020ThuOct 29Maulid un-NabiCommon local holiday
2021MonOct 18Maulid un-NabiCommon local holiday
2022SatOct 8Maulid un-Nabi (Tentative Date)Common local holiday
2023WedSep 27Maulid un-Nabi (Tentative Date)Common local holiday
2024MonSep 16Maulid un-Nabi (Tentative Date)Common local holiday
2025FriSep 5Maulid un-Nabi (Tentative Date)Common local holiday
2026WedAug 26Maulid un-Nabi (Tentative Date)Common local holiday
2027SunAug 15Maulid un-Nabi (Tentative Date)Common local holiday

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