The Friday following Eid-e-Milad was observed with traditional fervour in Kashmir today, officials said.
While Eid-e-Milad celebrations were held across the Valley, the Hazratbal shrine, on the banks of Dal lake, remains the main centre for holding the religious function related to the birth anniversary of Prophet Mohammad.
Thousands of devotees assembled at Hazratbal shrine for the congregational prayers and supplications.
A large number of people including men, women and children thronged at Hazratbal Shrine, to catch a glimpse of the holy relic of Prophet Mohammad.
A good number of devotees also participated in night long prayers “Shab Khawani” during which special prayers were offered on Thursday night.
Friday following Eid-e-Milad was observed at several other mosques and shrines of the Valley.
The authorities had made elaborate arrangements for the devotees.