Sajid maqbool Raina
Bandipora, Dec 01: Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi, the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad (SAW) was celebrated with religious fervor, gaiety, and enthusiasm across Kashmir on Friday.
Despite the chilly weather, thousands of devotees thronged the Ahemsharieef bandipora Mosque, which also houses the relic of Prophet Muhammad (SAW), here on the banks of Dal Lake, to have a glimpse of the holy relic.
The devotees offered congregational Friday prayersat the Mosque.
Thousands of devotees had also participated in the night-long prayers preceding night and sought peace, mercy, and blessings from Almighty Allah.
Emotional scenes were witnessed during the display of holy relic of Prophet Muhammad (Saw), with tears rolling down from the eyes of devotees while raising their hands for prayers reciting Quranic verses and Durood.
Various religious and social organizations organized Seerat programmes and Milad processions were taken out at many places where speakers highlighted various aspects of the life and teachings of Prophet Muhammad (SAW).
Several small and large rallies were taken out in shadipora bandipora , district of the north Kashmir.The devotees holding green flags and banners raised slogans in praise of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) and emphasized on the teachings of Islam. Major congregations were held at Jamia Masjid Gundpora, Papchan, and sumlar.