Prophet's Birthday for the year 2026 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of August 25 ending at sundown on Wednesday, August 26.
This day marks the celebration of the Islamic prophet Muhammad's birthday. It is observed on the 12th or 17th day of Rabi' al-awwal Islamic month. It is a day of fasting and community meals, outdoor celebrations, and special prayers from the Muslim population in the United States. It is not a U.S. government holiday, although some Muslim businesses may be closed for all or part of the day.
Days to Prophet's Birthday 2026
Tuesday, August 25th is day number 237 of the 2026 calendar year with 2 years, 8 months, 18 days until Prophet's Birthday 2026.
The Prophet's Birthday
The Prophet's Birthday, Mawlid, Mawlid al-Nabi al-Sharif
12th or 17th day of Rabi' al-awwal in Islamic Calendar