The Hari Raya Aidil Adha takbir resounded at all mosques and suraus nationwide with the main focus at Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Mosque in the capital, 31st July night.
The ceremony commenced with the reading of Surah Al-Fatihah, led by Yang Berhormat Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin Bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman, Minister of Religious Affairs.
The tazkirah or short talk was delivered by Awang Haji Yussof bin Haji Majid, Grade 2 Special Duties Officer, Ministry of Religious Affairs and Certified Dai’e, Brunei Islamic Religious Council, MUIB.
Also present were Pengiran Dato Seri Paduka Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar, Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs; Awang Haji Mohammad Rosli bin Haji Ibrahim, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Awang Haji Mohd Serudin bin Haji Timbang, Deputy Permanent Secretary for Policy and Religious at the Ministry of Religious Affairs.
Source: Radio Television Brunei