| Yusrin Junaidi |
FOR twelve nights, Dikir Syarafil Anam was heard at mosques, suraus and religious halls throughout the country and yesterday saw the final night before Muslims throughout the world celebrates Maulud Nabi Muhammad (pbuh) for the year 1436 Hijrah.
To mark the final night, a concluding Dikir ceremony was held at Suri Seri Begawan Raja Pengiran Anak Damit Mosque at Kampong Manggis Madang last night.
The Minister of Education, Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia (Dr) Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong, attended the event as the guest of honour.
Also in attendance were the invited Dikir group from the Brunei-Muara District Office, Kampong Burung Pingai Air, led by Haji Mahali bin Haji Besar; United Dikir Group led by Haji Ai Akbar bin Ali; and Dikir Group consisting of Suri Seri Begawan Raja Pengiran Anak Damit mosque committee members.
District officers, penghulus, village heads as well as the public also attended the event.
The event started with a recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah led by Haji Jufri bin Haji Abidin, the Imam of Suri Seri Begawan Raja Pengiran Anak Damit Mosque, followed by the Dikir Syarafil Anam.