| Syazwani Hj Rosli |
THE Ministry of Defence, through its Religious Department of the Administration and Human Resource Directorate, yesterday held the final Dikir Syarafil Anam competition for participants who attended the Tahsin Tilawatil Al-Quran Class.
Held at Dewan Pahlawan of the Berakas Garrison, the competition saw Commander of Royal Brunei Land Force (RBLF) Brigadier General Dato Seri Pahlawan Haji Yussof bin Haji Abdul Rahman as the guest of honour.
Khairul Ummah and Nur Nikmatul Hikmah emerged as victors of the male and female categories respectively, followed in second place by Syababul Watan and Khairul Ummi, and in third place, Al-Mutmaennah and Nuur Hidayah. The winners were awarded certificates and trophies by the guest of honour.
The competition aimed to complete the Tahsin Tilawatil Al-Quran Class with beneficial activities, enhance ties among participants, unearth talent and instill the love for Dikir Syarafil Anam among participants.
The Tahsin Tilawatil Al-Quran Classes are free and open to all civilians and military personnel, typically held on Monday and Wednesday, and offer lessons at the basic, intermediate and advance levels.