Category Archives: Prophet Muhammad’ (saw) Birthday

Ruling Upon the One Who Attends a “Prophet’s Birthday” Event or Party – Shaykh Ibn Baz (rahimahullaah)


The time of year is upon us where those with a restricted share of knowledge from the Qur’an and Sunnah, upon the methodology of the Salaf of this Ummah, find themselves engaged in acts of “love” for the prophet صلى … Continue reading

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Refuting the claim that celebrating the Mawlid is a good Bid`ah


Q: Our question is about celebrating the Mawlid (the Prophet’s birthday), is it Bid`ah (innovation in Islam)? I heard in some places and from some scholars that it is a good Bid`ah and Allah knows best, may Allah bless you! … Continue reading

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The ruling regarding those who attend the Mawlid (the Prophet’s birthday).Will those who celebrate it be punished if they die upon this practice?


Q: What is the ruling on celebrating the Mawlid (the Prophet’s birthday)? What is the ruling regarding those who attend it? Will those who celebrate it be punished if they die upon this practice? A: There is nothing in Shari`ah … Continue reading

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Ruling on celebrating the Mawlid in Rabi‘ I as a tribute to the Prophet


The first question of Fatwa no. 3257 Q 1: What is the ruling on celebrating the Mawlid (the Prophet’s birthday) in Rabi‘ Al-Awwal as a tribute to the Prophet (peace be upon him)? A: Paying tribute to the Prophet (peace … Continue reading

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Fasting on the day of mawlid an-nabiy


The Question: He says: Noble Shaykh may Allaah grants you success, is it permissible to fast on the day of Mawlid An-Nabiy? Shaykh Saleh Al-Fawzaan answers: No, the fasting is which legislated by Allaah and His Messenger, and it is not … Continue reading

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Ruling regarding celebrating the birthday of the Prophet (sal-Allaahu ‘alayhe wa sallam)


Question: Is celebrating the Prophet’s birthday halaal or haraam? Response: Establishing the celebration of the Prophet’s birthday or (the birthday of) other than him is an innovation. And it has been confirmed on the authority of the Prophet (sal-Allaahu `alayhe … Continue reading

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