Seminar focusses on local books

Rokiah Mahmud

A Bedah Karya Seminar was conducted by the Ustaz Firdaus Academy at the Indoor Stadium of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex yesterday in conjunction with the Brunei Book Festival Fair 2020.

Three books from the Penyair 3 Serangkai – Minister of Religious Affairs Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman (Badaruddin HO), State Mufti Pehin Datu Seri Maharaja Dato Paduka Seri Setia (Dr) Ustaz Haji Awang Abdul Aziz bin Juned (Adi Rumi) and Pehin Siraja Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Dr Ustaz Haji Awang Yahya bin Haji Ibrahim (Yahya MS) – were discussed during seminar.

State Mufti attended the seminar.

Koleksi Puisi Episod – Episod Si Awang written by Minister of Religious Affairs (Badaruddin HO); Negara Zikir by the State Mufti (Adi Rumi); and Surat-Surat Kemerdekaan by Yahya MS were discussed.

The seminar was attended by some 60 participants comprising Southeast Asia Write Award recipients, writers, poets and higher education institution students.

State Mufti Pehin Datu Seri Maharaja Dato Paduka Seri Setia (Dr) Ustaz Haji Awang Abdul Aziz bin Juned at the seminar. PHOTO: USTAZ FIRDAUS ACADEMY