The Tasyrik days continue to be enlivened with the korban or sacrificial rites ceremonies by various parties in the country, as a means to gain rewards from Allah Subhanahu Wata’ala. The Rashidah Sa’adatul Bolkiah Mosque in Kampong Sungai Akar presented sacrificial meat to 100 poor and destitute people from Kampung Sungai Akar and its surrounding areas. 36 people took part in the function that sacrificed 6 cattle.
The sacrificial meats were presented by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Ali Bin Apong, Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism in his capacity as the mosque’s patron. Yang Berhormat Retired Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin, Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports also presented the meat. Such a ceremony aimed to strengthen relations between members of the mosque takmir committee and village consultative council as well as village residents.
Source: Radio Television Brunei