Mawlid to be celebrated December 1 (Mufti) | Tunisia News Gazette

Mawlid to be celebrated December 1 (Mufti)

The Mawlid (Prophet’s Birthday) will be celebrated this year on Friday, December 1, 2017, the Mufti of the Republic announced on Sunday.

Monday, November 20, 2017 is the first day of the month of Rabii Al-Awal of the year 1439 AH and therefore, the Mawlid will be celebrated on Friday Rabii Al-Awal 1, 1439 AH, said a statement from the Mufti of the Tunisian Republic.

“The crescent announcing the beginning of the month Rabii Al-Awal 1438 AH was not visible on Saturday Safar 29, 1439 AH to dusk, therefore Sunday, November 19, 2017 will be the 30th day of Safar 1439 AH,” added the statement.

Source: TAP News Agency

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