| Hakim Hayat |
TO MARK the birthday anniversary of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh), which falls on January 3, 2015 (12th of Rabiulawal, 1436 Hijrah), more nightly Dikir Maulud events are being held in mosques and prayer halls nationwide.
Last night, the Minister of Home Affairs Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman led the Dikir Maulud delegation from his ministry at the Perpindahan Lambak Kanan Mosque in Mukim Berakas ‘B’.
The event, attended by over 100 staff and officers from the Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) and its departments, began with mass Maghrib prayers, followed by the recitation of Dikir. This was followed by the mass Isyak prayers.
Also at the ceremony were Legislative Council members from the Brunei-Muara District, permanent secretaries and deputy permanent secretaries, Acting Brunei-Muara District Officer, the heads of department at the Ministry of Home Affairs as well as Penghulus and village heads from the Brunei-Muara District.