‘12th Rabil-ul-Awal (Eid-e-Melaad un Nabi) to be celebrated on Oct 30’
Srinagar, Oct 17: Kashmir’s Grand Mufti Nasir-ul-Islam Saturday said that moon for the Rabi-ul-Awal (Islamic month) wasn’t signed today and first Rabi-ul-Awal will be observed on October 19 while as 12th Rabi-ul-Awal (birth anniversary) of prophet Muhammad (SAW) will fall on October 30.
Mufti Nasir said that the moon for Rabi-ul-Awal wasn’t sighted anywhere today. “So first Rabi-ul-Awal will be observed on October 19 and 12th Rabiul Awal, (Eid-e-Melaadun Nabi (SAW) will be celebrated on October 30,” said Mufti Nasir. He said today is the second last day of the ensuing Islamic month of Safar.