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Mawlid or Mawlid al-Nabi al-Sharif Arabic: Mawlid is derived from the Arabic root word Arabic: Along with being referred to as the celebration of the birth of Muhammad, the term Mawlid also refers to the ‘text especially composed for and recited at Muhammad’s nativity celebration’ or “a text recited or sung on that day”. The date of Muhammad’s birth is a matter of contention since the exact date is unknown and is not definitively recorded in the Islamic traditions.

Since the Islamic calendar came into existence after Muhammad migrated from Mecca to Yathrib now Medina the date of death is known according to some, twelfth of Rabi’ al-awwal but the date of birth is not known.

In early days of Islam, observation of Muhammad’s birth as a holy day was usually arranged privately and later was an increased number of visitors to the Mawlid house that was open for the whole day specifically for this celebration.

The early celebrations, included elements of Sufic influence, with animal sacrifices and torchlight processions along with public sermons and a feast. According to the hypothesis of Nico Kaptein of Leiden Universitythe Mawlid was initiated by the Fatimids[26] with Marion Holmes Katz adding “The idea that the celebration of the mawlid originated with the Fatimid dynasty has today been almost universally accepted among both religious polemicists and secular scholars.

Among Muslim scholars, the legality of Mawlid “has been the subject of intense debate” and has been described as “perhaps one of the most polemical discussions in Islamic law”.

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My answer is that the legal status of the observance of the Mawlid — as long as it just consists of a meeting together by the people, a recitation of apposite parts of the Qur’anthe recounting of transmitted accounts of the beginning of the biography of the Prophet — may God bless him and grant him bavr — and the wonders that took place during his birth, all of which is then followed by a banquet that is served to them and from which they eat-is a good innovation bid’a hasanafor which one is rewarded because of the esteem shown for the position of the Prophet — may God bless mawlif and grant him peace — that is implicit in it, and because of the expression of joy and happiness on his — may God bless him and grant him peace — noble birth.

Bade for what is performed on the day of the Mawlid, one should limit oneself to what expresses thanks to God, such as the things that have already been mentioned: In the Muslim world, the majority of Sunni Islamic scholars are in favor of the Mawlid. The Ahmadiyya celebrate the Mawlid in a particular way, but oppose only certain aspects of the Mawlid, particularly those that represent excesses in celebrations and what they deem to be innovations, for example, standing at the mention of the Prophet to indicate physical presence.


The Founder of the Ahmadiyya Movement stated that: One who loves someone, performs much remembrance of that person. Eulogise Allah as He should be eulogised and eulogise the Prophet [saw] as he should be eulogised. The clerics of today employ more innovations [in their sermons] and these innovations are contrary to the Will of Allah…the commemoration of the advent, birth and demise of our Holy Prophet, peace and blessings of Allah be upon him, is deserving of rewards — I am not one who would create my own Sharia or Holy book.

These gatherings could be held in the month of the Mawlidbut not necessarily maslid a specific date, rather they are promoted often throughout the year.

The Mawlid was not accepted by Wahhabi and Salafi. This view was shared by fellow Egyptian Maliki Ibn al-Haj al-Abdariwho added that the celebration was never practiced by the Salaf. Ibn Taymiyya’s position on the Mawlid has been described as “paradoxical” and “complex” by some academics.

Often organized in some countries by the Sufi orders, mawliid Mawlid is celebrated in a carnival manner, large street processions are held and homes or mosques are decorated. Charity and food is distributed, and stories about the life of Muhammad are narrated with recitation of poetry by children.

A general Mawlid appears as “a chaotic, incoherent spectacle, where numerous events happen simultaneously, all held together only by the common festive time and space”. During Pakistan ‘s Mawlid, the day starts with a gun salute in federal capital and a gun salute at the provincial capitals and religious hymns are sung during the day.

In many parts of Indonesiathe celebration of the Mawlid al-nabi “seems to bavr in importance, liveliness, and splendour” the two official Islamic holidays of Eid ul-Fitr and Eid al-Adha. In Qayrawan, Tunisia, Muslims sing and chant hymns of praise to Muhammad, welcoming him in honor of his birth. Among non-Muslim countries, India is noted for its Mawlid festivities. Hyderabad Telangana is noted for its grand milad festivities Religious meetins,Night long prayers, Rallies, Parades and decorations are made throughout the city.

These text are only part of the ceremonies. There are many different ways that people celebrate Mawlid, depending on where they are from. There malwid to be a cultural influence upon what kind of festivities are a part of the Mawlid celebration. In Indonesia, it is common the congregation recite Simthud Durarespecially among Arab Indonesians.


In some countries, such as Egypt and SudanMawlid is used as a generic term for the celebration of birthdays of local Sufi saints and not only restricted to the observance of the birth of Muhammad.

These festivals attract an international audience, with the largest one in Egypt attracting up to three million people honouring Ahmad al-Badawia local 13th-century Sufi saint. The Ottoman flag is raised during Mawlid an-Nabi celebration of Mohammad’s birthday in in the field of municipal Libyan city of Benghazi. An illuminated view of Presidency and Parliament House decorated with colorful lights in connection with Mawlid celebrations in Pakistan.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Mosque of the prophet Possessions Relics. Mawlid an-Nabawi celebrations in Cairo in Muhammad pbuh — Prophet of Islam. Retrieved 2 February Archived from the original on 12 September Retrieved 5 November Celebrating Prophet Muhammad’s s Birthday”.

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Celebrations across the Middle East”. Ibn Taymiyya and His Times. The Archetypal Sunni Scholar: Law, Theology, and Mysticism in the Synthesis of al-Bajuri. The Birth of The Prophet Muhammad: Devotional Piety in Sunni Islam.

If Abu Lahab, the unbeliever whose condemnation was revealed in the Qur’an, was rewarded juziya in hell for his joy on the night of the Prophet’s birth, badrr is the case of a Muslim monotheist of the community of Muhammad the Prophet who delights in his birth and spends all that he can mawlif for love of him?

By my life, his reward jaza ‘ barr the Beneficent God can only be that He graciously causes him to enter the gardens of bliss! Prominent elite scholars continued to contribute to the development of the tradition. Responding from the Tradition: Retrieved 26 March The Times of India. Retrieved 3 June The rationale of expressing love for the Prophet was so compelling that it occasionally forced even opponents of the mawlid celebration to qualify their disapproval.

Ibn Taymiya remarks that people may celebrate the mawlid either in order to barr the Christians’ celebration of Jesus’s birthday, or “out of love mahabba and reverence ta’zim for the Prophet. At the same time, Ibn Taymiyya recognizes that people observe the mawlid for different reasons and should mawid recompessed according to their intentions.

Some, for example, observe the mawlid out of a desire to imitate the Christian celebration of Jesus’s birthday on Christmas. Studies on Jurisprudence in Honor of Bernard Weiss. Not only does Ibn Taymiyyah recognize the pious elements within devotional innovations, mzwlid he asserts that sincere practitioners of these innovations merit a reward.

As I argue elsewhere, Ibn Taymiyyah’s paradoxical position stems from a practical awareness of the way that Muslims of his day engaged in devotional practices. Ibn Taymiyya states that: Ibn Taymiyya and his times.

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At the same time he recognized that some observe the Prophet’s s birthday out mwlid a desire to show their love of the Prophet and thus deserve a great reward for their good intentions. Baddr Mawlid is among the most commonly mentioned examples of praiseworthy innovation. This view is shared even by some of the most strident opponents of most other modalities of popular Islam.

Ibn Taymiyyah, the Kurdish reformer who most Indonesian and other Bad take as their spiritual ancestor and mentor, was subdued in his critique of the Mawlid. His position was that those who performed it with pious intent and out of love for the Prophet Muhammad s would be rewarded for their actions, and forgiven any sin from bid’ah that they might incur.

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