Eid Milad-un-Nabi, the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him), is being celebrated with religious zeal and fervor across the country on Friday.
The day commenced with a beautiful display of respect and honor, with a twenty-one-gun salute in each province's capital and a salute of thirty-one guns in the federal capital.
After the Fajr prayers, special prayers for the advancement and prosperity of the Muslim Ummah were also offered in the mosques.
Special conferences, activities, and Mehfil-e-Milad gatherings were scheduled throughout the day in different regions of the country.
Cities and towns were converted into brilliant displays in keeping with the occasion and decked out with vibrant lights and decorations. Bright colors radiated from houses, streets, mosques, and buildings.
On the grounds of the Minar-e-Pakistan, the 40th International Mawlid-un-Nabi conference took place. Thousands of participants from Lahore and the surrounding areas converged on the conference to show their great awe and love for the Holy Prophet (peace be upon him), which was attended by a resounding majority of both men and women.
Dr. Tahir-ul-Qadri, the leader of the Minhaj-ul-Quran, gave a stirring online speech as part of the occasion.
Scholars and philosophers from diverse schools of thought gathered on the big platform to discuss and emphasize the life and teachings of Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him).
There were strict security measures in place all around Minar-e-Pakistan to ensure the security and safety of all participants.
Muslims can use this day to reflect on the life and teachings of Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him), in addition to commemorating the birth of Allah Almighty's last messenger. His outstanding life and teachings, which place an emphasis on compassion, justice, and togetherness, still serve as a beacon for mankind.