In pictures: Bright lights, colourful processions abound as Eid-i-Miladun Nabi celebrated across Pakistan – Pakistan

Beautiful displays of lights dot the streets; the children march with Arab dresses, ride horses and decorated camels.

Eid-i-Miladun Nabi, a celebration of the birth of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) on 12 Rabi-ul-Awwal, was celebrated with religious fervor and fervor throughout Pakistan on Sunday.

All the streets, houses, buildings, shopping centers and mosques of the city were decorated with colored lights and bunting.

Similarly, government and semi-government buildings and offices were also decorated beautifully on the occasion.

Processions were carried out in the main cities of the country. Participants traveled in profusely decorated vehicles. Many were children who also wore Arab dresses and mounted decorated horses and camels.

A man decorates a street to mark Eid-i-Miladun Nabi, in Lahore on Saturday. – AFP
A group of men celebrate with fireworks the eve of Eid-i-Miladun Nabi on Saturday. – AFP
People walk on a street decorated to commemorate the birthday celebration of the Prophet Muhammad, in Lahore, on November 9, 2019.
People walk on a street decorated to mark Eid-i-Miladun Nabi in Lahore on Saturday. – AFP
People celebrate with fireworks on the eve of Eid-i-Miladun Nabi in Lahore on Saturday. – AFP
Children hold torches at a rally to commemorate 12 Rabi-ul-Awwal, in Lahore on Saturday. – AFP
A mosque and houses are decorated with lights for Eid-i-Miladun Nabi, which celebrates the birth of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), in Rawalpindi, on Saturday. – AP
A street vendor holds illuminated balloons next to a mosque, decorated with lights for Eid-i-Miladun Nabi, in Karachi, on Saturday. – AP
Devotees carry flags in a procession to commemorate 12 Rabi-ul-Awwal in Karachi on Sunday. – AFP
Children in traditional Arab clothing participate in a procession to commemorate Rabi-ul-Awwal 12 in Karachi on Sunday. – AFP
The children sit on camels while participating in a procession to celebrate the birth of the Holy Prophet (PBUH), in Karachi on Sunday. – AFP
People drink juice from a post in a procession to celebrate the birth of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) in Karachi on Sunday. – AFP
People hold a banner while performing a procession to celebrate the birth of the Holy Prophet (PBUH), in Karachi on Sunday. – AFP
People sing religious slogans while participating in a procession to celebrate the birth of the Holy Prophet (PBUH), in Karachi on Sunday. – AFP
Participants carry flags as they march in a procession to celebrate the birth of the Holy Prophet (PBUH), in Karachi on Sunday. – AFP
Security personnel head a procession to celebrate Eid-i-Miladun Nabi, in Quetta on Sunday. – AFP
The men wave flags while attending a procession to mark Eid-e-Milad-ul-Nabi, in Lahore, on Sunday. – Reuters
The view of a procession held in Quetta to commemorate Eid-i-Miladun Nabi on Sunday. – AFP
A youth band performs during a rally to celebrate the birth of the Holy Prophet (PBUH), in Karachi, on Sunday. – AP
People celebrate Eid-i-Miladun Nabi at a rally in Lahore on Sunday. – AP
Children celebrate Eid-i-Miladun Nabi in a procession in Lahore on Sunday. – AP
A boy performs a traditional dance with others during a rally to celebrate Eid-i-Miladun Nabi in Karachi on Sunday. – AP
People participate in a demonstration to celebrate the birth of the Holy Prophet (PBUH), in Karachi, on Sunday. – AP
A dervish turns on Sunday near a rally for Eid-i-Miladun Nabi in Lahore. – AP

Header image: A mosque is decorated with lights for Eid-i-Miladun Nabi in Karachi on Saturday. – AP

Source: https://www.dawn.com/news/1516055/in-pictures-bright-lights-colourful-processions-abound-as-eid-i-miladun-nabi-celebrated-across-pakistan

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