Shab-e-Barat is being observed tonight across the country with religious fervor. The devotees would spend the night at mosques and homes offering prayers and seeking blessings of Almighty Allah.
On the occasion of Shab-e-Barat, Muslims believe, Allah Almighty showers infinite mercy and blessings upon human beings.
The mosques in Karachi, Lahore and other megapolis have already been specially decorated with lighting and buntings to celebrate the occasion and to facilitate worshippers.
Special Nawafil will also be offered by people to seek blessings of Allah and forgiveness for their sins. Besides, a large number of believers will visit graveyards including women and children to offer special prayers for the departed souls of their near and dear ones.