It was the month of Rabi Al Awal, when the holy Prophet Muhammd, peace be on him, born in this world. His birth took place in Makkah on a Monday at the house known as Dar Al-Mawlid, in the year of the Elephant, which communicates to 571 C.E. His father Abdullah and mother Aminah, both were of the famous families of the Arab. His father passed away a few months prior to his birth. It was his grandfather who named him as Muhammad, and his mother calls him Ahmad. It is compulsive on the Muslims know the dignity of the beloved Prophet, peace be on him, and the Quran, which they are bound to abide by.
The month of Rabi al Awal is most significant in the Islamic history and thousands of muslims brothers and sisters perform umrah with umrah packages 2017 in very same month, as the humanity has been blessed in this month with the conception of the Muhammad, peace be on him. Not only the Arabian peninsula, but the significant nations of Rome and Persia were drowned in the darkness of ignorance, superstitions, oppression and unrest, before the birth of Muhammad, peace be on him. He, peace be on him, came to the eternal truth of Tawhid., which is the only concept which provide the basis of the real concept of the knowledge, equity and peace. This faith brings out the humanity out of the clouds of ignorance and spread the light of the actual knowledge over the earth.
According to an authentic Hadith: The Beloved Prophet (peace be on him) has stated that,” 14000 years before the creation of Hazrat Adam (A.S) I was a Noor by my creator.”
According to Hazrat Abu Bakr Siddique (R.A) says, “Whosoever spends one Dirham on the birthday of the Prophet (peace be on him), he will be with me in Jannat.”
The beloved Prophet, peace be on him, used to fast on the Monday, as the celebration of his own Mailad. Once it’s asked him that why does he fast on the Mondays, he replied that, it is the day I took birth and Quran revealed to me on the same day.
Muslims around the world celebrate the day of Wiladat of the holy Prophet as the Eid Mailad an Nabavi, peace be on him. This is also considered to be a festival as of the Eid. The exchange of greetings are held on this day and the Muslims arrange great Mahafil e Mailad to remember the holy Prophet, peace be on him, throughout the sacred month of Rabi al Awal. Beyond this month zilhaj is also most sacred month for the muslims who want to perform hajj with cheap hajj packages 2017 from various parts of the world.