INNOVATION AND TRUE BELIEF: THE CELEBRATION OF MAWLID
According to the Quran and Sunna and the Scholars of Islam
Author: Shaykh Hisham Kabbani
Have you ever wondered: What do the Imams and Scholars of mainstream Islam say about the permissibility of commemorating the Prophet’s birthday (mawlid)? What about the view of a handful of modern “Salafi” scholars like Albani, Bin Baz, al-Jazairi, Mashhur Salman, Uthaymin and their followers who forbid it on the grounds that it is an innovation? Read the evidence and then decide for yourself.