In the heart of every Muslim, the day of Mawlid al-Nabi holds very special importance. Mawlid al-Nawbi means the celebration of the birth of the last and final Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (S.A.W.W). On this day, the Muslims rejoice and ponder upon the beautiful life of the Prophet (S.A.W.W).
Note that with regards to the Muslim calendar, a holiday is commenced on the sunset of the preceding day; thus, Mawlid al-Nabi 2023 will be observed on the sunset of Tuesday 26th Sep, 2023.
Mawlid al-Nabi always falls on the same day according to the Islamic calendar; for it being a lunar calendar. Nonetheless, the day differs on the Gregorian calendar as it is a solar calendar; causing roughly an eleven day difference each year.
The dates of Mawlid al-Nabi are usually determined by either an actual sighting of the moon with the naked eyes, or through astronomical calculations. Note that dates provided here are based on the dates adopted by the Fiqh Council of North America.
The next occurrence of Mawlid al-Nabi is marked in red
|When is ...?||Weekday||Date||Days away|
|Mawlid al-Nabi 2024||Monday||Sep 16th||in 2004 days|
|Mawlid al-Nabi 2023||Wednesday||Sep 27th||in 1649 days|
|Mawlid al-Nabi 2022||Saturday||Oct 8th||in 1295 days|
|Mawlid al-Nabi 2021||Tuesday||Oct 19th||in 941 days|
|Mawlid al-Nabi 2020||Thursday||Oct 29th||in 586 days|
|Mawlid al-Nabi 2019||Saturday||Nov 9th||in 231 days|
|Mawlid al-Nabi 2018||Tuesday||Nov 20th||122 days ago|
|Mawlid al-Nabi 2017||Friday||Dec 1st||476 days ago|
|Mawlid al-Nabi 2016||Monday||Dec 12th||830 days ago|
|Mawlid al-Nabi 2015||Saturday||Jan 3rd||1539 days ago|
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