Dikir ceremony to enliven the Maulidur Rasul celebration was held at Istana Nurul Iman, 29th October night. The ceremony was held in the presence of Yang Amat Mulia Pengiran Lela Cheteria Sahibun Najabah Pengiran Anak Haji Abdul Aziz bin Pengiran Jaya Negara Pengiran Haji Abu Bakar, Yang Di-Pertua Adat Istiadat Negara. The function commenced with the reading of Surah Al-Fatihah led by Yang Dimuliakan Begawan Pehin Khatib Dato Paduka Haji Awang Hamidon bin Begawan Pehin Siraja Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Hamid. This was followed by the Dikir Assalaimualaika, Bisyahrin, Badat and Dikir Marhaban.
The Doa Dikir was read by Yang Dimuliakan Begawan Pehin Khatib Dato Paduka Haji Awang Hamidon. Meanwhile, Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Seri Utama Dato Paduka Seri Setia Haji Awang Salim bin Haji Besar read the Doa Selamat.
Also present were Yang Amat Mulia Pengiran-Pengiran Cheteria; Cabinet Ministers; Members of Council; Deputy Ministers; Pengiran-Pengiran Peranakan; Pehin-Pehin Manteri and Manteri-Manteri Bertauliah; Permanent Secretaries; and Deputy Permanent Secretaries.
Source: Radio Television Brunei