For the Major Islamic Events celebrations for 1439 Hijrah, the Ministry of Religious Affairs will focus on leadership in the sense of design and quality at all levels especially in government and nationhood leadership that is in conjunction with the Golden Jubilee celebration of the reign of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam. Yang Berhormat Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Othman, Minister of Religious Affairs shared the matter while chairing the National Level Major Islamic events celebrations and the National Level Musabaqah Al-Quran Reading for Adults for 1439 Hijrah Executive Committee meeting, yesterday.
The Minister of Religious Affairs stated that there is also a sideline theme that highlights the contents of the important teachings disseminated through significant historic occurrences from major Islamic events as a symbol of maintaining the blessings received from glorifying the syiar. In matters of propagating Islam specifically in the country, Yang Berhormat Pehin urged various parties to cooperate in the matter with the ministry.
Present was Yang Amat Mulia Pengiran Lela Cheteria Sahibun Najabah Pengiran Anak Haji Abdul Aziz bin Pengiran Jaya Negara Pengiran Haji Abu Bakar, the Yang DiPertua of Adat Istiadat Negara as the Advisor of the Executive Committee on National Level Major Islamic events celebrations and the National Level Musabaqah Al-Quran Reading for Adults. The meeting also discussed the working paper for National Level Major Islamic Events celebration ceremonies which will be held throughout 1439 Hijrah aside from the proposal of themes and dates among them the 1439 Hijrah Islamic New Year celebration; the Maulidur Rasul celebration, Isra' Mi'raj celebration and the Nuzul Al-Quran. As in previous years, the major Islamic events celebrations in the country are hugely celebrated. Also present was Dato Seri Paduka Awang Haji Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud, Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs.
Source: Radio Television Brunei