8 March 2009 Pajhwok Afghan News
By: Frozan Rahmani
KABUL March 08, 2009 (PAN) — Hundreds of religious scholars and people participated in the religious ceremony of celebration of Eid Miladun Nabi of the Holy Prophet Hazrat Mohammad (PBUH) which was organized by Agha Khan Council.
Speakers highlighted various aspects of the life of the Holy Prophet and not only termed it a role model for all Muslims but a blessing for entire humanity.
Mubariz Rashidi, deputy minister of information and culture in the gathering said that the great religion Islam was a religion of peace and fellow feelings and the world today direly needed the message of Islam.
Muslims from all over the world commemorate the birth anniversary of the Holy Prophet on 12 Rabi-ul-Awwal of the Islamic lunar calendar year.
On this occasion public meetings are held in the mosques where religious leaders and scholars make speeches on different aspects of the life of the Holy Prophet (peace be upon him). Religious scholars deliver speeches on the Prophets birth, childhood, youth and adult life, his character, teachings, sufferings, and forgiveness of even his most bitter enemies, his fortitude in the face of general opposition, leadership in battles, bravery, wisdom, preaching and his final triumph through Allahs mercy over the hearts of people.