Tuesday, December 22, 2015
Q: Our question is about celebrating the Mawlid (the Prophet's birthday). Is it Bid`ah (innovation in Islaam)? I heard in some places and from some scholars that it is a good Bid`ah and Allaah knows best, may Allaah bless you!
The refutation to the claim that celebrating the Prophet's birthday is a good innovation can be found here
Lajnah (Permanent Committee for Scholarly Research and Ifta’)