| Abdul HakiimYakof |
THE Sultan Sharif Ali Mosque in Sengkurong yesterday hosted a ceremony to mark the end of its 12-night Dikir Maulud, held in conjunction with the Maulidur Rasul celebrations 1436H/2015M.
Deputy Minister of Education Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Yusoff bin Haji Ismail and Deputy Permanent Secretary (Technology) at the Ministry of Defence Haji Azhar bin Haji Ahmad joined others in the closing ceremony.
The event opened with a mass Maghrib prayer and was followed by the Dikir Assalaamualaika. Later, variations of the Dikir, such as Kairuman, Bisahrin, Uiidal, Alham and As Rakal, were recited. The ceremony concluded with a Doa Selamat and a feast.
Also in attendance were dikir groups from Pengiran Muda ‘Abdul Mateen Mosque, Kampong Bengkurong Mosque and Kampong Perpindahan Lambak Kanan Mosque, as well as committee members of the Sultan Sharif Ali Sengkurong Mosque.