Month Of Rabiul Awwal

Rabiul Awwal is the third month of the Islamic calendar, which is also known as the lunar calendar. The Islamic calendar, like the solar or Gregorian calendar, consists of 12 months, out of which Rabiul Awwal is the third. The fact that Rabiul Awwal is one of the 12 Islamic months is enough reason why the month is extremely important to Muslims. However, there are a number of other reasons why Muslims hold the month of Rabiul Awwal extremely dear.

Rabiul Awwal is a month which brings to the table a number of celebrations which Muslims around the world practice. Rabiul Awwal is considered to be a month filled with Allah’s blessings. The name “Rabiul Awwal” literally means “the first month” or “the beginning of spring”, referring to the month’s position in the pre-Islamic Arabian calendar.

Muslims around the world celebrate the Mawlid (the event of the Holy Prophet (PBUH)’s birth) in many different ways and for different periods of time. In some countries, Muslims celebrate the Mawlid for the first 12 days of the month of Rabiul Awwal whereas in other countries, Muslims celebrate the Mawlid for the entire month of Rabiul Awwal.

Auspicious Occasions:-
The Holy prophet Hazrat Mohammed (saw) was born in
this month as mercy for
all and departed from this world 63 years later
Events of Rabi-ul-Awwal
•The Holy prophet Hazrat Mohammed (saw) emigrated f
rom Makkah to
Madina Munawwarah
•Battle of Buwaat took place in the year 2 A.H
•Battle of Saf’yaan took place in the year 2 A.H
•Hazrat Abu Bakar Siddiq (r.d.) daughter Asma (r.d.
a) was born 6 year
before prophecy
•Sayyida Ruqqayya (r.d.a.) the daughter of beloved
prophet Hazrat
Mohammed (saw) was born 7 year before prophecy
•Hazrat Abu Bakar Siddiq (r.d) was appointed first
•Sayyida Umm-e-Kulsum (r.d.a.) was married in this
month to third Caliph
Sayyidina Usman Ghani Zunnu-rein (r.d.) in 3 A.H
Deaths in Rabi-ul-Awwal
.Sayyidina Ibrahim (r.d.) the son of Sayyida Maaria
Qibtiya (r.d.a) and holy
prophet Hazrat Mohammed (saw) passed away on 10 A.H

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