His Royal Highness Prince 'Abdul Malik ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji HassanalBolkiahMu'izzaddinWaddaulah, Chairman of the Yayasan Committee of Governors yesterday afternoon attended the Khatam Al-Quran Ceremony in conjunction with the month of Ramadhan 1439 Hijrah and the Closing of the 25-times Khatam Al-Quran Ceremony in conjunction with the Silver Jubilee of the establishment of Yayasan Sultan Haji HassanalBolkiah.
Upon arrival at the Jame 'AsrHassanilBolkiah in KampungKiarong His Royal Highness was greeted by Yang BerhormatPehinDatuLailaraja Retired Major General DatoPaduka Seri Haji AwangHalbi bin Haji MohdYussof, Second Minister of Defence as Chairman of the Yayasan Committee of Governors and Yang BerhormatDato Seri Paduka Dr. Haji Mohd Amin Liew bin Abdullah, Second Minister of Finance as Deputy Chairman of the Yayasan Committee of Governors as well as members of the Yayasan Committee of Governors.
The ceremony commenced with the reading of Takhtim Al-Quran by 25 readers comprising officers and staff of the Yayasan Sultan Haji HassanalBolkiah. The 25 participants was headed by Dr Haji SamsulMuawan bin Haji Shodiq, a teacher at the Yayasan Sultan Haji HassanalBolkiah School who also read the DoaKhatam.
DoaSelamat was read by Yang BerhormatPehin Orang Kaya Paduka Seri UtamaDatoPaduka Seri SetiaUstaz Haji AwangSalim bin Haji Besar, Syar'ie Chief Judge.
The ceremony coincided with the breaking of fast. Mass Maghrib prayer was led by Yang Dimuliakan Begawan PehinKhatibDatoPaduka Haji Mustafa bin Haji Murat.
Yayasan Sultan Haji HassanalBolkiah was established on the 5th of October 1992 as the foundation of charitable deeds and contribution of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam and His Majesty's family. It is the symbol of the Monarch's love and care towards the people, and acts as a facilitator for creating a peaceful and prosperous community.
Source: Radio Television Brunei