Muslims Celebrate The Prophet Mohammed's Birthday


A veiled Kashmiri Muslim woman looks towards a cleric displaying the... News PhotoAdult,Anniversary,Antiquities,Beard,Cleric,Horizontal,India,Islam,Jammu and Kashmir,Looking,Muhammad,New Life,Religion,Showing,Shrine,Spirituality,Srinagar,Summer,Veil,WomenPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Yawar NazirSRINAGAR, KASHMIR, INDIA - JANUARY 25: A veiled Kashmiri Muslim woman looks towards a cleric (not seen) displaying the holy relic believed to be the hair from the beard of the Prophet Mohammed at Hazratbal shrine during Eid-e-Milad, the anniversary of the birth of the Prophet Mohammed January 25, 2013 in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian administered Kashmir, India. Thousands of Muslims from different parts of Kashmir will visit the Hazratbal shrine in Srinagar to pay obeisance on the occasion of Eid-e-Milad. The shrine is highly revered by Kashmiri Muslims as it is believed to house a holy relic of the Prophet Mohammed. The relic is displayed to the devotees on important Islamic days such as the Eid- Milad when Muslims worldwide celebrate the Prophet Mohammed. (Photo by Yawar Nazir/Getty Images)