Is Celebrating the Prophet’s Birthday Bidah?

Wa`alaykum as-salamu wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: It is not bid`ah (an innovation) to celebrate the Prophet’s birthday as some may claim. Responding to the question, Sheikh Ahmad Kutty, a senior lecturer and an Islamic scholar at the Islamic Institute of … Continue reading Is Celebrating the Prophet’s Birthday Bidah?