More than 12 thousand participants from One Hundred and 25 delegations will participate in the mass gathering and procession of the National Maulidur Rasul Sallallahu Alaihi Wassalam for 1439 Hijrah corresponding to 2017 Masihi. The national celebration will take part this Saturday at the Taman Haji Sir Muda Omar 'Ali Saifuddien, Bandar Seri Begawan. To ensure the smooth-running of the event, a full rehearsal was held this morning.
Present at the rehearsal were 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 and Yang Berhormat Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Othman, Minister of Religious Affairs. Also present were Dato Seri Paduka Awang Haji Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud, Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs; Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Abdul Aziz bin Orang Kaya Maharaja Lela Haji Yussof, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Awang Roslan bin Haji Taja'ah, Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Religious Affairs. This year's Maulidur Rasul celebration carries the theme "Rasulullah Qudwah Pemimpin Adil".
Source: Radio Television Brunei