The 12 consecutive nights Dikir Maulidur Rasul in commemoration of the birthday anniversary of Prophet Muhammad Shallallahu 'Alaihi Wasallam continues to resound in all mosques, suraus and religious halls nationwide. The delegation from the Ministry of Defence and the Royal Brunei Armed Forces, RBAF, held the Dikir Syarafil Anam Ceremony at Kampung Junjongan Mosque yesterday early evening.
Heading the delegation was Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Retired Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Second Minister of Defence. Also in attendance was Retired Brigadier General Dato Seri Pahlawan Shahril Anwar bin Haji Ma'awiah, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Defence. The ceremony began after Mass Maghrib Prayer with the reading of Surah Yassin and Dikir Syarafil Anam.
The Prime Minister's Office and Departments under it yesterday early evening also held a similar Ceremony at the Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Mosque in the capital. Present was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office. Also present was Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Seri Utama Dato Paduka Seri Setia Awang Haji Salim bin Haji Besar, Chief Syarie Judge.
Source: Radio Television Brunei