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Prophet Muhammad's Birthday
Jordan

Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday 2020, 2021 and 2022 in Jordan

12 Rabi al-Awwal in Jordan is Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday, also known as Mawlid. It is an official public holiday, and King Abdullah of Jordan will attend special ceremonies on this day and give a speech on the meaning of Islam and of Muhammad’s teachings.

YearDateDayHoliday
202029 OctThuProphet Muhammad's Birthday
202119 OctTueProphet Muhammad's Birthday
20228 OctSatProphet Muhammad's Birthday
202327 SepWedProphet Muhammad's Birthday
202415 SepSunProphet Muhammad's Birthday
Please scroll down to end of page for previous years' dates.

Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday is a time of celebration and joy for Muslims. They go to mosque to hear sermons on Muhammad’s life, to recite Koranic verses, and to pray that Allah would help them become a good imitator of Muhammad.

At home, Mawlid is a time of family togetherness and of feasting, with many local dishes enjoyed on this day.

Previous Years

YearDateDayHoliday
20199 NovSatProphet Muhammad's Birthday
201820 NovTueProphet Muhammad's Birthday
201730 NovThuProphet Muhammad's Birthday