Home   Calendar   Holidays   United Arab Emirates   Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday)

Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday) in United Arab Emirates

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.

Mecca
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.
©iStockphoto.com/afby71

About Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday)

Read more about Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday).

Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday) Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday TypeWhere It is Observed
FriFeb 262010Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday)National holiday 
WedFeb 162011Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday)National holiday 
SatFeb 42012Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday)National holiday 
ThuJan 242013Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday)National holiday 
MonJan 132014Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday)National holiday 
SatJan 32015Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday)National holiday 
ThuDec 242015Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday)National holiday 
SunDec 112016Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday)National holiday 
ThuNov 302017Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday)National holiday 
MonNov 192018Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday)National holiday 

Quick Facts

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

Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday) 2018

Monday, November 19, 2018

2019 date to be announced


Advertising

List of dates for other years

Other holidays in November 2018 in United Arab Emirates

United Nation Holiday on November 19, 2018

World Holiday on November 19, 2018

You might also like

The Hindu deity Rahu.

Solar Eclipse Myths

The solar eclipse has inspired many mythical stories and influenced human behavior. Even today, eclipses of the Sun are considered bad omens in many cultures. more

Watching Lunar Eclipses

A lunar eclipse can be seen with the naked eye, unlike solar eclipses, which have special safety requirements. more

December Solstice Facts

10 things you may not know about the December Solstice, the shortest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere. more