Celebrating Prophet Muhammad’s birthday by preaching love

SHAFAQNA - Muslims around the world will be celebrating the ‘Mawlid al-Nabi’ (Mawlid means birthday of a holy figure, al-Nabi means prophet), the celebration of the birth of the Prophet Muhammad (may Allah send His peace and blessings upon…

What Is Mawlid? How Muslims Celebrate The Prophet Muhammad's Birthday During Rabi’ Al-Awwal

SHAFAQNA - In much of the Muslim world, the date is marked with songs and poems in honor of the Prophet Muhammad. A famous 13th-century poem, "Qasida Burda," is often read in praise of the prophet and the mercy he is believed to have brought.…