Eid Milad-un-Nabi being celebrated with religious fervour
ISLAMABAD/KARACHI: Eid Milad-un-Nabi (Peace Be Upon Him) is being celebrated with great religious zeal and fervour across the country today (Wednesday).
The day dawned with thirty-one guns salute in the federal capital and twenty-one guns salute in all the provincial capitals.
After Fajar prayers in the mosques, special prayers were offered for the unity of Muslim Ummah and progress and prosperity of the country.
TV and radio channels would broadcast programmes on the life of the Prophet Mohammed (PBUH).
According to details, special programmes have been chalked out to highlight various aspects of the life of the last Prophet Hazrat Mohammad (PBUH).
Mosques, government and private buildings, markets, shopping centres and roads across the country have been festooned with green buntings, flags and colorful lights to mark Eid Milad-un-Nabi (PBUH) .
Meanwhile, vendors have set up colourful stalls with various collection of badges, stickers, flags, and banners inscribed with religious slogans to pay respect and reverence to the Holy Prophet (PBUH) across the country.
On this sacred night of Eid-Milad-un-Nabi, Muslims perform prayers and read the holy Quran at mosques in addition to praying and listening to hymns praising the holy prophet (PBUH).
The federal government has also announced to celebrate Eid Milad-un-Nabi (PBUH) with religious fervour and enthusiasm.