Eid Milad-Un-Nabi was celebrated across the city with great religious fervor. The mosques of the city were illuminated to celebrate this occasion. The festival which is mainly celebrated as the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad falls under the third month of Muslim Lunar Calendar. The occasion commences on Thursday evening and ends on Friday.
The celebrations have started in Saudi Arabia and in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka it will be celebrated on Friday. On this day, Muslim people greet each other Milad Un Nabi Mubarak and celebrate the day with lights and decorations.
Muslims who observe Milad-un-Nabi remember, discuss and celebrate the Prophetâ€™s life on this pious day. They also hold night-long prayers and send Milad-un-Nabi e-cards to friends and family. Prophet Mohammad showed people the righteous path of compassion and universal brotherhood.