Mosque and suraus nationwide continued to resound with Dikir ceremonies in conjunction with the Maulidur Rasul celebration.
Late yesterday afternoon, the Ministry of Education held such a ceremony at the Mohamed Bolkiah Mosque in Kampung Serusop. The delegation was led by Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Indera Pahlawan Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Suyoi bin Haji Osman, Minister of Education. The ceremony was organised by the Examinations Department in collaboration with the Department of Info-Communication and technology. Also present was Doctor Haji Norarfan bin Haji Zainal, Rector of Sultan Sharif Ali Islamic University, UNISSA.
50 employees of the Ministry of Health held a similar ceremony at Al-Ameerah Al-Hajah Maryam Mosque in Kampung Jerudong. The delegation was led by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Awang Haji Zulkarnain bin Haji Hanafi, Minister of Health. Also present were, Awang Haji Zakaria bin Haji Serudin, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Health and Doctor Awang Hazri bin Haji Kifle, Deputy Permanent Secretary for Policy at the Ministry of Health.
The delegation from the Ministry of Home Affairs and its departments also held a Dikir Maulud ceremony at the Kampong Lubok Pulau Mosque. Present were Yang Berhormat Awang Haji Wahab bin Apong, member of the Legislative Council who is also the Penghulu of Mukim Tanjong Maya; Awang Haji Mohammad Sunadi bin Haji Buntar, Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Home Affairs and Awang Haji Adnan bin Haji Adam, Acting Tutong District Officer.
Meanwhile, the Convert Development Section and the Convert Empowerment Unit, Islamic Dakwah Centre continued the Dikir Syarafil Anam Ceremony at the Kampong Bebuloh Religious Activity House for converts in the Brunei Muara District. Also taking part in the ceremony were As Shahadah Youth converts. The dikir ceremony will also be held at the Kampong Selapon Dakwah post in Temburong this Thursday.
Source: Radio Television Brunei