| Hakim Hayat |
OVER 100 delegation from the Ministry of Education (MOE) last night attended a Dikir as part of their annual series of religious events at different mosques to enliven the celebration for the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh)’s birthday anniversary, which falls on January 3, 2015 (12 Rabiulawal 1436 Hijrah).
Leading the Dikir Maulud event held at the Sultan Sharif Ali Mosque in Kg Sengkurong last evening was the Acting Minister of Education, Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Yusoff bin Haji Ismail.
The event commenced with a mass Maghrib prayers, followed by Dikir Maulud and later mass Isyak prayers, which concluded with the recitation of the Doa Dikir and Doa Selamat led by the Imam of the Sultan Sharif Ali Mosque.
The Dikir Maulud for the ministry, which began at the Jame’ ‘Asr Hassanil Bolkiah in Kg Kiarong last week, will continue at the Mohamed Bolkiah Mosque on Sunday and the Kampong Sungai Hanching Mosque on Wednesday.
The event, which was also jointly coordinated by the Department of Schools and Institute of Brunei Technical Education, was also attended by the Acting Director General of Education, Haji Abdul Rahim bin Derus and other senior officials from the ministry.