Oct 19, 2021

Milad-un-Nabi celebrated today

Milad-un-Nabi or Eid-e-Milad is commemorated today to mark the occasion of the birthday of Prophet Muhammad.
The festival is observed by many Muslims across the world.
First celebrated as an official festival in Egypt, the celebrations of Eid-e-Milad became more popular during the 11th century.
Meanwhile, according to the Colombo Grand Mosque, prayers will be held at mosques limiting to a crowd of 50, following Covid-19 regulations.