It is believed that Sunni Muslims celebrate Eid Milad-un-Nabi on the 12th of the Islamic month of Rabi al-Awwal.
Additionally, people wear green ribbons or green items of clothing, carry green flags or banners on this day. The green colour is a symbol of Islam and paradise. People also conduct activities. Communal meals are also offered in mosques and other community buildings.
Even though Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi is widely observed in India and other countries, All sections of the Muslim community believe that Eid Milad-un-Nabi is an annual celebration to commemorate the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad(Peace be upon him) and is observed in the month of Rabi-ul-Awwal, the third month of the Islamic lunar calendar, which commences with the sighting of the moon. Eid-un-Milad is celebrated by Grade 3 Students.