Eid Milad un-Nabi in Pakistan will be On December 12
The people of Pakistan will celebrate Eid Milad un-Nabi in the country on 12th December, 2016. Eid Milad-un-Nabi is known as the Day of birth of Prophet Muhammad (SAW). The Sunni Muslims celebrate the birth of Prophet Muhammad (SAW) on 12th Rabi-ul-Awwal while the Shia Muslims observe the day on 17th Rabi-ul-Awwal.
At the occasion of Eid Milad-un-Nabi there will be a public holiday in Pakistan. All government and semi government institutes, schools, offices will remain close.