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Prophet Muhammad's Birthday
Morocco

Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday 2020 and 2021 in Morocco

Most Muslims in Morocco celebrate Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday, known as “Eid el Mawlid” or “Mouloud”. The birthday of Muhammad is observed on the twelfth day of the third month of the Muslim year.

YearDateDayHoliday
202029 OctThuProphet Muhammad's Birthday
202119 OctTueProphet Muhammad's Birthday

On Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday, Moroccans attend special mosque services to pray and to hear sermons.

In Morocco, the birthday of The Great Prophet is a time of family reunions. Families gather to feast, fellowship, and recite poems or sing songs about Muhammad’s life. There will also be special events in many cities that focus on the happenings of Muhammad’s life according to the Koran and Hadiths.