Miladunnabi being observedNew Age Online
The holy Eid-e-Miladunnabi, marking the birth and demise of the Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (SM), is being observed across the country and elsewhere in the Muslim world with due religious fervor, UNB reported.
On this day, the 12th of Rabiul Awal of the Hijri calendar, Prophet Muhammad (SM) was born with divine blessings and messages of peace for mankind. He also passed away on the same day.
The day is a public holiday.
To mark the day, various religious, socio-political and cultural organisations are holding various programmes in the capital and elsewhere in the country.
The Muslims across the country are saying special prayers and staging colourful street marches on the occasion.
Meanwhile, president Abdul Hamid and prime minister Sheikh Hasina, in their separate messages, greeted the Muslims of the country and across the world on the holy occasion.
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