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Mawlid an-Nabi

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Mawlid an-Nabi means "the birth of the prophet." It is when Muslims celebrate the birth of Muhammad. Other religious traditions have always celebrated the birth of their prophets. Not so with Islam, where this is not an official holiday. While countries like Turkey and Egypt celebrate this holiday, others like Saudi Arabia do not.

  1. 1. What country does not celebrate Mawlid an-Nabi?
    1. a. Saudi Arabia
    2. b. France
    3. c. Egypt
  2. 2. What country celebrates this holiday?
    1. a. Egypt
    2. b. Canada
    3. c. Mexico
  3. 3. Whose birth does Mawlid an-Nabi celebrate?
    1. a. The prophet's
    2. b. The son's
    3. c. God's